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Josh Wolff to be 1st head coach of Austin FC

Former U.S. men’s national team player and current assistant coach Josh Wolff will be the first head coach of Austin FC, the new Major League Soccer franchise that is scheduled to begin play in 2021. Wolff was a striker with the U.S. national team from 1999-2008 and was on the World Cup squads in 2002 and 2006. He was an assistant coach at Columbus under Gregg Berhalter and joined Berhalter with the national team in January.

MLS formally announces Austin expansion team for 2021

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber formally announced Austin will be an expansion franchise for the 2021 season. The move has been expected as Austin became the target for efforts last year to move the Columbus Crew. Austin recently signed a lease with Austin FC majority owner Anthony Precourt to provide land for a privately-funded $225 million stadium. Austin will be the 27th team in MLS and the first major league professional franchise in the Texas capital city.