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Official announcement on arena football's return expected Tuesday

October 23, 2017 07:05 PM

It's official -- arena football is returning to Albany.

NewsChannel 13’s Rodger Wyland broke the news last week, reporting that a team will play at the Times Union Center next season. Now, a news conference has been set for Tuesday morning to officially make the announcement.

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The expansion team will play in the highest level of the Arena Football League.

The popular Albany Firebirds played arena football at the Times Union Center from 1990 until 2000.

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WNYT Staff

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