The New Jersey Generals and Pittsburgh Maulers will play their 2023 common season United States Football League video games at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio this 12 months.
The Generals and Maulers will play one another of their first sport of the season on April 23. The web site may even host the North Division Playoff Game and the 2023 USFL Championship Game. USFL and Hall of Fame Village officers made the announcement on Wednesday.
“The USFL is happy that the Pittsburgh Maulers and the New Jersey Generals will apply and play video games in Canton throughout the 2023 common season,” mentioned USFL government vice chairman of soccer operations Daryl Johnston. “The excellent regional assist we acquired throughout our first postseason from soccer followers in Ohio and Pennsylvania, together with the nice metropolis of Pittsburgh, coupled with our profitable partnership with the Hall of Fame Village, led to this second.”
The USFL hosted its championship sport and the playoffs on the facility final season. The Generals have been the North Division champions however misplaced to the Philadelphia Stars within the playoffs.
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The Birmingham Stallions defeated the Stars 33-30 within the championship after beating the New Orleans Breakers within the playoffs.
“After the unbelievable response from soccer followers throughout final 12 months’s USFL postseason, we’re thrilled to broaden our partnership by internet hosting common season video games in 2023,” Hall of Fame Resort and Entertainment Company CEO Michael Crawford mentioned in a information launch. “The USFL is a fan-first league, so we’re making a enjoyable and reasonably priced leisure vacation spot right here in Canton the place soccer followers can cheer on the Pittsburgh Maulers, New Jersey Generals, and different USFL groups whereas experiencing all kinds of programming and actions all through the Hall of Fame Village earlier than and after video games.”
The USFL may even host video games in Birmingham and Memphis this season.