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2019 MLR Championship Preview

2019 MLR Championship Preview

Sunday afternoon’s Major League Rugby Championship will feature two sides in the Seattle Seawolves and the San Diego Legion that are extremely familiar with one another. The Championship match at Torero Stadium will also feature two teams that are extremely evenly matched. Between the familiarity and the similarity between the two sides, Sunday’s match has all the makings to be another instant classic. Dating back to last season, the top-ranked Legion and the second place Seawolves come into Sunday’s match having played each other four times. The all-time series is tied at 2-2, with the Seawolves taking the two matches...

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TOP-RANKED LEGION HIT THE ROAD FOR TILT WITH WARRIORS

TOP-RANKED LEGION HIT THE ROAD FOR TILT WITH WARRIORS

   ~ MATCH PREVIEW: LEGION LOOK TO SECURE PLAYOFF BERTH WITH WIN IN UTAH SALT LAKE CITY – The San Diego Legion will take their first-place record on the road to Utah for a battle with the Warriors on Saturday evening. Saturday evening’s match against the seventh place Warriors (2-10-1) will be the Legion’s (10-3-1) fourth away match in as many weeks and will also be their final away match of the regular season. It will not be one that the Legion can afford to take lightly. ~ ~ With only two matches remaining in the Legion’s regular season, the playoff race is still wide open. A victory on Saturday is...

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LEGION TRAVEL TO THE BIG EASY TO TAKE ON TOP-RANKED GOLD

LEGION TRAVEL TO THE BIG EASY TO TAKE ON TOP-RANKED GOLD

~ MATCH PREVIEW: LEGION FACE NOLA IN SHOWDOWN FOR THE TOP SPOT NEW ORLEANS – After a tough loss to the Toronto Arrows on the road, the San Diego Legion will look to bounce back with another tough test on the road when they take on the first place NOLA Gold on Saturday afternoon. Saturday’s match will mark the first time that the second place Legion (9-3-1) and the Gold (9-3) will meet in 2019. While NOLA enters the match riding the momentum of a 26-14 victory over Austin Elite Rugby, San Diego will be hungry after falling 23-19 to the red-hot...

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LEGION TRAVEL TO SNOWY DENVER TO FACE GLENDALE

LEGION TRAVEL TO SNOWY DENVER TO FACE GLENDALE

MATCH PREVIEW: 4-2 LEGION TO FACE 3-2-1 RAPTORS AT 6PM PST   DENVER – Winter has not subsided in Colorado, where the San Diego Legion (4-2) look to get back to winning ways against a strengthened Glendale Raptors (3-2-1) outfit Saturday, March 16, at Infinity Park. Just one point separates the two teams in the Major League Rugby standings, where the Legion are right behind the Week 8 hosts in fourth place. For those not expecting to brave the below-freezing temperatures in Colorado, Saturday’s match will be streamed live online at 9News.com. Live match updates will also be provided by the @SDLegion Twitter account. The Toronto Arrows snapped the four-match win...

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3.10 LEGION VS. TORONTO ARROWS GAME PREVIEW

3.10 LEGION VS. TORONTO ARROWS GAME PREVIEW

MATCH PREVIEW: ARROWS IN TOWN TO FACE LEGION FOR FIRST TIME SAN DIEGO – The 4-1 San Diego Legion returns to Torero Stadium Sunday, March 10 – 21 days since the last home game – for the first Major League Rugby meeting with 2019 newcomers Toronto Arrows (2-3). Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. PT. The Legion, while recuperating from five consecutive match weeks on a Week 6 bye, saw NOLA Gold reclaim top spot in the League standings from home. Still two points ahead of third-place Seattle Seawolves, Head Coach Rob Hoadley’s crew is just three points behind the leaders with a superior...

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2.22 LEGION VS. ELITE RUGBY GAME PREVIEW

2.22 LEGION VS. ELITE RUGBY GAME PREVIEW

MATCH PREVIEW: LEGION TRAVEL TO TEXAS TO FACE AUSTIN ELITE RUGBY ROUND ROCK, Texas – Leaving the (not-so-recently) sunny confines of Southern California for the first time this season, the San Diego Legion (3-1) will take to Dell Diamond Friday night riding a three-match win streak. A winless Austin Elite awaits following four consecutive home disappointments on a converted baseball field to open the 2019 Major League Rugby fixture list. It’s the third Friday match for the team that fell to Glendale Raptors Sunday, not long after the Legion had seen out a 21-10 win over Utah Warriors at Torero Stadium. Despite the 0-4 record, Austin...

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LEGION VS. WARRIORS MATCH PREVIEW

LEGION VS. WARRIORS MATCH PREVIEW

Join us for a 2:00PM kick off as the @sdlegion battle the @warriorsrugbyofficial from Torero Stadium. It’s “INTERNATIONAL RUGBY DAY” so wear your favorite team’s colors. #WeAreLegion #SDLegion #LegionNation #MLRugby #SanDiego #SanDiegoRugby #SDLvUTA GET TICKETS HERE MATCH PREVIEW: LEGION HOST UTAH IN WEEK 4 One of four teams to have played each week of the young 2019 MLR season, the San Diego Legion (2-1) concludes a four-game homestand Saturday, Feb. 17, as 2018 Semifinalists Utah Warriors (1-0) visit Torero Stadium for “International Rugby Day.” Fans around the country can watch the 2 p.m. PT kickoff live on ESPN+. The Warriors, like first-year Rugby United New York, have played just one regular season game...

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LEGION VS. SABERCATS FEBRUARY 9TH

LEGION VS. SABERCATS FEBRUARY 9TH

~ Join us as the Legion take on the Houston SaberCats this Saturday 2/9/2019. Kick off is at 7:00PM at Torero Stadium. It’s “WAY BACK SATURDAY” so be sure to wear your favorite throwback gear.

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SEASON OPENS AS LEGION FACE RUNY JANUARY 27TH

SEASON OPENS AS LEGION FACE RUNY JANUARY 27TH

~ Hey San Diego, who’s ready for some RUGBY! The 2019 season kick-off is just 3 days away. Get your tickets today as your San Diego Legion take on Rugby United New York. Buy Your Tickets Today!!!. Tickets available online or at the gate.

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HOME REGULAR SEASON FINALE

HOME REGULAR SEASON FINALE

~ We look to defend our at-home winning streak against the undefeated Glendale Raptors on Saturday, June 23. Plus, it’s the final match of Major League Rugby’s inaugural season! Good news: We’ve already secured a spot in the MLR Playoffs, so there’s A LOT to celebrate in America’s Finest City on Saturday night! Come out and cheer on your San Diego Legion at Torero Stadium. Gates open: 6:30 PM* Kick off: 7:30 PM PT ~ ~ ONLINE TICKET DEALS Yoga on the Pitch (Enjoy a one-hour pregame yoga session on the pitch led by lululemon ambassador Sophia Da Silva Hopson, a general admission ticket to the night’s match,...

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GAME DAY EXPERIENCE: AT HOME WITH SAN DIEGO LEGION

GAME DAY EXPERIENCE: AT HOME WITH SAN DIEGO LEGION

~ What does being a part of San Diego sports history look like? At any given San Diego Legion home match, families, sports enthusiasts and community locals are invited to experience a fast-paced contact sport unlike any other. We make an effort to feature fun activities for every type of fan. ~ ~ Based on fan feedback we’ve heard this season, our team is happy to introduce more features to our game day experience. For this weekend’s match, we take on Austin Elite Rugby on Sunday, June 17th at 5 PM PT. Here’s a recap of everything that those in...

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LEGION/SABERCATS PRESEASON RECAP

LEGION/SABERCATS PRESEASON RECAP

~ TORERO STADIUM — San Diego Legion put on a strong show in their first home match against the Houston SaberCats on April 7, 2018, scoring two sweeping tries and keeping the powerful SaberCats set piece at bay for over an hour. Houston, playing their 11th preseason match to date, showed late-match stamina to take victory, but it was our team’s tenacity in the first 60 minutes that energized a boisterous legion of San Diego fans. A quick start for San Diego Legion put immediate pressure on Houston, forcing the SaberCats to concede a penalty in the third minute. San Diego fly-half, Tadhg Leader,...

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SABERCATS IN TOWN SATURDAY

SABERCATS IN TOWN SATURDAY

~ Be a part of San Diego sports history and join us for our Season Preview! Come watch our Pre Season home game vs. Houston SaberCats Rugby at Torero Stadium! Location: 5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, California 92111 5PM Curtain Raiser with San Diego State University vs. California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) Beer Garden opens 7PM Kickoff Houston SaberCats Rugby vs San Diego Legion Giveaways, half-time fun and delicious eats will be served to fans of all ages. A ‘Meet and Greet’ with players will be hosted prior to kickoff, where fans will have an opportunity to get their SD Legion swag signed. Gather your friends and...

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