The wait is nearly over for soccer fans in the state.
Hartford Athletic will play its home opener Saturday night at Rentschler Field.
Thousands of tickets have already been sold to check out CT’s newest pro franchise in the United Soccer League Championship.
Head coach Jimmy Nielsen and his club are excited to play to the home crowd after they opened the year with eight straight games on the road.
You can check out Harford Athletics’ home opener live on MYTV9, the TV home of the team.
Coverage starts at 6:30 with a half hour special from East Hartford.