Atlanta Silverbacks3200 Atlanta Silverbacks Way, Atlanta, GA 30340 View Map Atlanta Silverbacks FC is Atlanta's only professional soccer club, competing in the historic North American Soccer League (NASL). The club was founded in 1998, and competed in the A-League until 2004 when they joined the USL First Division. The Silverbacks reached the USL Championship Game in 2007.
The Silverbacks returned to the professional field as members of the NASL in 2011. The club earned its first championship in 2013, capturing the NASL Spring Season Championship. By winning the title, the Silverbacks earned the right to host the league's championship game, NASL Soccer Bowl 2013, in Atlanta.
The team plays its home games at Atlanta Silverbacks Park, which houses a 5000-seat stadium.