May 6th marks a new era of soccer in Tampa as the VSI Tampa Flames kick off against Ocala Stampede in what will be both sides inaugural United Soccer League PDL opening match!
As we all know Brandon Flames FC recently merged with West Florida Premier soccer club to create VSI West Florida Flames and through the association with VSI we now have teams competing in the USL PDL League, USL Women's-League and the USL Super 20's. This association now enables all our players the opportunity to progress their soccer careers with The Flames all the way through to senior soccer, which in 2013 will also include the VSI Tampa Flames Pro side that will compete in the USL Pro League.
Come out and join VSI Tampa Flames PDL team as they start the 2012 season on Sunday, May 6th taking on the Ocala Stampede in what will be an inaugural game for both sides at JC Handly Sports Complex at 6:00pm.
The match will be sponsored by McDonalds and the first 250 people will receive free admission courtesy of McDonalds. As part of the festivities, children will have the opportunity to enjoy the fun zone with numerous inflatable's, a face painter on site, and other activities for the kids to enjoy.
At 5:30pm, key members of the community will be joining the team on the pitch for their ribbon cutting welcoming them to the Brandon Community and the Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce.
To ensure you reserve your ticket for this new era of soccer in the Greater Region of Tampa, you can visit our Tickets Booking Area. All Brandon players and parents qualify for a special discounted rate. Don't forget to become a fan of the club through our social media sites in facebook and twitter.