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San Antonio FC to open 2019 USL Championship season March 9

December 20, 2018

San Antonio FC will open the 2019 USL Championship season at home against Phoenix Rising FC on March 9, marking the first of 17 matches at Toyota Field this year.

Each home match will feature a unique opponent, including expansion clubs El Paso Locomotive on June 26, Austin Bold FC on July 3 and New Mexico United on Aug. 24.

The USL announced Wednesday that the 2019 playoffs for the 36-team league will include 10 squads from each conference, with the lowest four seeds in each competing in the play-in round.

SAFC finished ninth in the Western Conference standings last season, falling three points shy of the playoffs with 50 and a 14-12-8 record.

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