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USL Championship Updates Timeline for Suspension of Play

By FC Tulsa, 03/18/20, 1:00PM CDT

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USL Championship Statement

The United Soccer League announced today, following approval from the USL Championship’s Board of Governors, that the previously announced 30-day temporary suspension of play in the Championship will be extended to align with recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on restricting public gatherings of 50 or more people through Sunday, May 10th.

To every USL Championship supporter across the country, we want to thank you for your patience and understanding during these extraordinary circumstances. As always, your safety, health and wellness are our top priority. We will continue to monitor ongoing events, receive guidance from local, state and national health authorities, and participate in a national task force comprised of other professional sports leagues and organizations from around the country. We also want to extend our support and best wishes to all the individuals and communities who have been impacted by COVID-19.

We look forward to being back in action again soon.

FC Tulsa Statement

Today, the USL Championship announced an extension of its suspension of the 2020 season through May 10 to align with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on restricting public gatherings of 50 or more people.

We strongly agree that this decision is the correct one, and we remain focused on the health and safety of our fans and the greater Tulsa community. While the updated timeline means that our home matches on April 18 and May 2 have been postponed, as it stands FC Tulsa will return to action for its nationally televised match on ESPNDeportes against OKC Energy FC on May 12 before returning home on May 16 against Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC. 

FC Tulsa will continue to remain in contact with local and national health authorities to ensure we are making the best decisions as a club for our community during this unprecedented time. 

Thank you to our fans for their continued patience, understanding and support. We can't wait to take the pitch in front of you in 2020.