PAPILLION, Neb. (June 5, 2020) – Union Omaha is pleased to announce its Board of Governors voted Friday in favor of framework for returning to play in 2020, with a provisional start date set for July 18. While additional information on competition format, scheduling, broadcast and other important details will be made available in the coming weeks, it’s important to note that the league’s return to play will be conducted in strict alignment with all local and state public health guidelines. USL HQ also remains in regular dialogue with the USL Players Association on all matters concerning player health and wellness protocols and looks forward to continuing those discussions.
To League One communities across the country, thank you for your continued devotion to your clubs during this process. We look forward to being back on the field with you all soon.
“Union Omaha is thrilled at the prospect of hosting our inaugural season at Werner Park in 2020. Our commitment to our fans and partners has never wavered, and we cannot wait to welcome everyone to the games. We appreciate everyone’s patience as we work to finalize the 2020 schedule.” Said Chief Operating Officer, Matt Homonoff.