Austin FCMLSAustin FC is a professional soccer team based in Austin, Texas. They are a franchise of the Major League Soccer (MLS) and are part of the Western Conference. The team was established in 2018 and became the 27th team to join the MLS. The decision to bring an MLS team to Austin was met with enthusiasm from local fans and sports enthusiasts. Austin has a vibrant soccer culture, with a strong following for both international soccer and local teams. The introduction of Austin FC brought a new level of excitement to the soccer scene in the city. In terms of stadium, Austin FC's home field is the brand-new Q2 Stadium, which was purpose-built for the team. With a seating capacity of approximately 20,500, it provides an intimate and electric atmosphere for fans to enjoy the matches. Austin FC is owned by the Precourt Sports Ventures, a sports and entertainment management company headed by Anthony Precourt. Precourt Sports Ventures was selected as the team's ownership group in order to ensure the successful establishment and development of the franchise in Austin. The team's colors are black, verde (green), and white, representing the vibrant natural surroundings of Austin and the state of Texas. The team crest features an oak tree, which symbolizes strength, community, and growth. Although Austin FC entered the MLS relatively recently, they have already made an impact on the league. The team has been actively involved in the development of grassroots soccer programs, fostering youth talent, and promoting soccer at all levels in the local community. Austin FC's participation in the MLS has generated enthusiasm among fans and supporters in Austin and beyond. The team's commitment to building a strong foundation, both on and off the field, sets them up for a successful future in the league. With their passionate and growing fan base, Austin FC is poised to become a prominent force in American professional soccer.