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Councilor William Parker and Alliance of American Football to make special team announcement

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Contact: Chiara Perry

Phone: 205-254-2036

Cell: 205-383-8432

chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov

 

On Wednesday August 29, the Alliance of American Football will be hosting a press conference to make a team announcement.

The new football league is slated to begin February 9, 2019 and will feature eight teams with 52-player rosters.

“This is an incredible opportunity for Birmingham to be home to a new, exciting football franchise,” Councilor William Parker said. “People in Birmingham love their football and we’re calling for the whole city to come out and experience what the Alliance of American Football has to offer.”

WHO: Tom Ward, president, Alliance Birmingham

Tim Lewis, head coach, Alliance Birmingham

Mayor Randall L. Woodfin

Councilor William Parker

WHAT: The Alliance of American Football will be hosting media for a press conference to make a team announcement.

WHERE: Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

2150 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N.

Birmingham, AL 35203

WHEN:  Wednesday, August 29th — 4:30 PM CDT

For more information please contact the Office of Councilor William Parker at 205.254.2294.