Fresno Football Club was an American professional soccer team based in Fresno, California. Founded in 2017, the team is a member of the USL Championship, a second tier league in the American Soccer Pyramid. Their first game took place on March 17, 2018. The team folded on October 29, 2019, after ownership failed to secure a soccer specific stadium.
|Full name||Fresno Football Club|
|Founded||July 26, 2017|
|Dissolved||October 30, 2019|
|General manager||Frank Yallop|
|Head coach||Adam Smith|
|2019||3rd, Western Conference|
Playoffs: Conference Quarterfinals
Colors and logo
The team colors are sky blue, San Joaquin navy blue, Fuego red. The logo of the team includes the initials "AM", a memorial to the deceased wife of an investor. FFC chose the Fox as their mascot and secondary logo on November 7, 2017. The team is also referred to as The Foxes or Los Zorros in Spanish.
|Period||Kit manufacturer||Shirt sponsor|
- As of October 13, 2018
|Season||USL Championship||Play-offs||US Open Cup||Top scorer||Head coach||Avg. attendance|
|2018||34||9||13||12||44||38||39||12th, Western||Did not qualify||Fourth Round||9||4,871|
|2019||34||16||9||9||58||44||57||3rd, Western||Conference quarterfinals||Second Round||12||4,117|
- "Fresno Football Club to Join USL in 2018". United Soccer League (USL). July 26, 2017. Retrieved July 26, 2017.
- "Fresno FC announces it's done in Fresno, ceasing operations". KFSN-TV. October 29, 2019.
- Fresno Football Club (July 30, 2017). "Her initials also appear on the original Fuego logo. Including them was a way for us to honor her legacy + influence on soccer in Fresno.pic.twitter.com/bOndM6PPwf". @FresnoFC2018. Retrieved August 4, 2017.
- "FFC Reveals Fox As Club Mascot & Nickname". Fresno Football Club. November 7, 2017. Retrieved November 7, 2017.
- Abcarian, Robin (March 20, 2018). "Professional soccer comes to Fresno — finally this city will be on the map!". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 9, 2018.