Judging by attendance levels for the semi-pro Fresno Fuego and the droves of soccer fans who turn out for matches involving Liga MX teams like the Club Atlas (above), the Fresno area could absolutely support a USL franchise, Bee sports columnist Marek Warszawski writes.
Judging by attendance levels for the semi-pro Fresno Fuego and the droves of soccer fans who turn out for matches involving Liga MX teams like the Club Atlas (above), the Fresno area could absolutely support a USL franchise, Bee sports columnist Marek Warszawski writes. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
Judging by attendance levels for the semi-pro Fresno Fuego and the droves of soccer fans who turn out for matches involving Liga MX teams like the Club Atlas (above), the Fresno area could absolutely support a USL franchise, Bee sports columnist Marek Warszawski writes. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

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About Marek Warszawski

Marek Warszawski

@marekthebee

General sports columnist Marek Warszawski doesn't follow the crowd or kowtow to popular opinion. He'll tell you exactly how he feels -- on a wide variety of subjects. Email: marekw@fresnobee.com. Twitter: @marekthebee. Phone: 559-441-6218.