By Patrick Brickson Birmingham Legion has never been this high. The first goal in franchise history was as clever as it was decisive, and somehow it was matched in brilliance not 5 minutes later by none other than Chandler Hoffman.
Matchday 3: Battle in the Blue Grass
By: Patrick Brickson It’s never too early to start making rivals. Louisville is a short five-hour drive up I-65 from Birmingham, close enough by American professional sports standards. Smack in between the two cities is Nashville, another municipality with a blossoming soccer scene.
Soccer: The “Sport of the Future”? I think not!
By: Vince Schilleci Soccer is not the sport of the future here in the US. Soccer is the sport of over 3,000,000 youth registered to play throughout the US year in and year out. Soccer is the sport of little girls that have traded in ballet shoes for soccer cleats. Soccer is the sport of…
BBLPod – Cast Intro
BHAM BackLine Podcast: Episode 1 – Host Introductions Welcome to the first ever podcast by the Birmingham BackLine! We want to provide the Magic City with a one-stop shop for Legion FC content, whether you are in your car, on a run, working in your garage, or wherever you listen. Enjoy the podcast, and Hammer…
From Bristol to Birmingham: Building a Supporter’s Culture in the Magic City
The Birmingham BackLine is your source for local soccer news in the Magic City. Today’s Guest Blogger is Simon Iles. Simon is a British Football fan in exile, having moved to the States in the Fall of 2015. He lives in Birmingham with his wife, who he is still determined to convert to soccer fandom. …