There will be a New Jersey-based team playing in the National Arena League playing during the 2018 season, the league announced on Monday. The Jersey Flight will play home games at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, NJ beginning next year.
The team is also the first African American owned sports franchise. Tickets for the newest NAL team will go on sale in May 2017.
The NAL is currently playing their inaugural season. There are eight teams in the new indoor football league, spreading from Monterrey, MX to Corpus Christi, TX to Allentown, PA. The championship game is set to be played around the first weekend of July.