TAMPA, Fla. -- USL League One announced today the home openers for the 2020 regular season, with 12 teams set to open a 28-game schedule that will run from March 27-October 4 before the League One Playoffs kick off the weekend of October 10.
The league’s second season opens on Friday, March 27 as the 2019 League One Runners-Up, Greenville Triumph SC hosts Chattanooga Red Wolves SC at Legacy Early College.
The opening weekend of the season will also see the league’s three expansion clubs make their debuts as Inter Miami CF’s League One side hosts Union Omaha on the opening day of the season and New England Revolution II hosts Orlando City B on Saturday, March 28.
Tormenta FC will kick off its second professional season against fellow second-year club North Texas SC on March 28 at Erk Russell Park, while the Richmond Kickers will open its 28th professional season against Forward Madison FC at City Stadium that same day.
FC Tucson will round out the opening weekend of matches when it hosts Toronto FC II on Saturday, March 28 at Kino Sports Complex.
North Texas SC’s home opener features in the second weekend of the season as the reigning League One Title-Winners host Orlando City B on Saturday, April 4. Orlando will make its 2020 home debut the following weekend against Chattanooga Red Wolves SC, while Forward Madison entertains Toronto FC II at Breese Stevens Field that same day.
Union Omaha will play its first-ever League One match at Werner Park in Week 5 of its inaugural season as the club hosts Orlando City B on Saturday, April 25. Red Wolves SC will also play its home opener in Week 5, hosting the Richmond Kickers on April 25.
Toronto FC II will make its 2020 home debut the following weekend when it hosts the Richmond Kickers at the BMO Training Ground on Friday, May 1.
The entire 2020 League One regular season schedule will be released in the coming weeks. The 2020 campaign will conclude the weekend of October 2-4, with the top six teams advancing to the playoffs and the top two teams receiving first-round byes. The USL League One Final is set to take place from October 22-25.
Greenville Triumph SC vs. Chattanooga Red Wolves SC, March 27
League One - Miami vs. Union Omaha, March 27
New England Revolution II vs. Orlando City B, March 28
Tormenta FC vs. North Texas SC, March 28
Richmond Kickers vs. Forward Madison FC, March 28
FC Tucson vs. Toronto FC II, March 28
North Texas SC vs. Orlando City B, April 4
Forward Madison FC vs. Toronto FC II, April 11
Orlando City B vs Chattanooga Red Wolves SC, April 11
Union Omaha vs. Orlando City B, April 25
Chattanooga Red Wolves SC vs. Richmond Kickers, April 25
Toronto FC II vs. Richmond Kickers, May 1