During the Miami FC’s Facebook Live event last week, Bruce Silverman and Sean Flynn announced that Miami FC 2 will open the NPSL campaign on the road at Miami United (Ted Hendricks Stadium) on 4/15. They will return home to complete their season series against United on April 21st at St. Thomas University.
Miami FC fans rejoice! The club is back! The Miami FC announced the creation of Miami FC 2 yesterday in a press release. The “2” team will play in the National Premier Soccer league for the 2018 season. Playing in the Sunshine Conference, MFC 2 will have to go up against local clubs Miami United, Storm F.C., Boca Raton F.C., and NASL foe Jacksonville Armada among others.
Miami Fusion F.C. — which was founded in 2013 and won the National Premier Soccer League’s Sunshine Conference in 2017 — has folded, per a source close to the conference.
Miami Fusion FC claimed its second NPSL Sunshine Conference title on Saturday night, traveling across Alligator Alley and defeating host Naples United 3-2.
Much of the talk in the Miami-Dade County soccer world has been focused on The Miami FC of the North American Soccer League. Between its 14-game unbeaten run and its two victories in U.S. Open Cup competition against Major League Soccer opposition, it’s worth talking about. However, a boiling rivalry has formed in a lower division, and a conference championship may come down to a local derby between these two clubs: Miami United FC and Miami Fusion FC.