Albuquerque explores possibility of professional soccer stadium


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The city will be spending $15,000 to explore the feasibility of a professional soccer stadium.

City officials say the Albuquerque Sol Football Club would need to own or be a primary tenant of a 10,000 seat stadium to seek entry into the United Soccer League.

The hope is that a professional team in the city would draw visitors. The city council had already approved the money for the study, they mayor has now given it the final approval.

If a study shows the stadium as feasible, the city says private investments would be necessary to pull it off.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on

Video Forecast

Grant's Friday Evening Forecast

More Weather Video Forecast
Albuquerque Hourly Forecast

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss