Legion FC clinch playoff spot in inaugural season

Legion FC clinch playoff spot in inaugural season
Birmingham Legion FC (Source: WBRC Fox6 News)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham is playoff bound in just its first year in the USL.

Legion FC clinched a playoff bid Saturday with 43 points in the standings, earning 10th place in the east in just its first year as a team.

Birmingham (12-15-7) will face North Carolina Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the first round. Pittsburgh (19-4-11) leads Nashville (20-7-7) at the top of the standings after defeating Legion FC 1-0 on Sunday.

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