July 25, 2017 10:01 AM
The stadium scheduled to be the new home of the Minnesota United FC finally has a name.
The team officially announced Tuesday it has reached a multi-year naming rights sponsorship agreement with Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz).
That means the stadium, being built at Snelling and University in St. Paul, will be known as Allianz Field.
The stadium, which is expected to feature 19,400 seats (with the ability to expand to 24,474), is slated to open in time for the start of the 2019 Major League Soccer season.
A release from the team stated the stadium will join seven other Allianz-sponsored stadiums around the world.
According to the release, the stadium is also expected to include:
Updated: July 25, 2017 10:01 AM
Created: July 25, 2017 09:28 AM
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