Nov 13, 2015 12:42 PM
'Lingerie' football team coming to NH, New England Liberty joins league in 2016
MANCHESTER - The Legends Football League - formerly known as the Lingerie Football League - is expanding, and New Hampshire has been picked as an expansion destination.
Manchester and Verizon Wireless Arena will host the LFL's New England Liberty.
“We welcome what has become one of sports best live experiences to Verizon Wireless Arena," Tim Bechert, General Manager of Verizon Wireless Arena said. "New Hampshire and all of New England is rich in football history and fan fare, with the arrival of the New England Liberty, New England natives can now enjoy football year-round."
The Liberty will kick off April 2016 in the LFL’s Eastern Conference.
“Launching a New England franchise was a goal we set at the inception of the sport in 2009," said Mitchell S. Mortaza, the founder and chairman of the LFL.
The team is hosting tryouts on Dec. 19 at 11:30 a.m. at Turf Time Tewksbury, Tewksbury, Mass.
Take a look at the logo.