XFL announces eight teams, cities and stadiums for its return in 2020
Vince McMahon's rebooted football league is a follow-up to the XFL of the early 2000s
Nearly two decades after its short-lived debut, the XFL has returned.
NFL alternative lasted just one season on its first run back in 2001.in January, the controversial professional league, which originated as a joint venture between WWE and NBC, is set for a 2020 reboot, complete with eight league-owned franchises. Touting everything from (seriously), Vince McMahon's
But the new XFL, which still has two years to prepare for competition with the NFL and the newly formed Alliance of American Football among other leagues, took a step toward reality on Wednesday with the reveal of its eight teams and stadiums from MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.
Here's a rundown of which cities will be hosting games when the XFL kicks off again:
Stadium: Globe Life Park in Arlington (Arlington, Texas)
Stadium: TDECU Stadium (Houston, Texas)
City: Los Angeles
Stadium: StubHub Center (Carson, California)
City: New York
Stadium: MetLife Stadium (East Rutherford, New Jersey)
Stadium: CenturyLink Field (Seattle, Washington)
City: St. Louis
Stadium: The Dome at America's Center (St. Louis, Missouri)
Stadium: Raymond James Stadium (Tampa, Florida)
City: Washington, D.C.
Stadium: Audi Field (Washington, D.C.)
Catch the live announcement right here:
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