There are overall 36 teams that compete for the title every year between October and November. Sofascore tracks live football scores and USL Championship table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 2023 season, among the most popular teams in USL Championship for online searches are FC Tampa Bay Rowdies, Phoenix Rising FC, Louisville City FC. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in USA.
Competition format of USL Championship
The first edition of the USL Championship took place in 2011 when the first league winner was Orlando City. The teams are placed in 21 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. Each team plays overall 525 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorer in the USL Championship 2022 season was Hadji Barry with 25 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 2023 is 2.47 per game.
TV partners and official organization
The largest TV partner for USL Championship is ESPN+ . The organization that is in charge of the league is United States Soccer Federation.
Top 7 important questions about USL Championship
#1 Which team is the current titleholder in USL Championship?
The current titleholder in USL Championship is San Antonio FC.
#2 What rank of competition is USL Championship in USA?
USL Championship is the level 2 division in USA.
#3 How many rounds are played each season in USL Championship?
Overall 39 rounds are played in USL Championship each season.
#4 How many goals are scored on average in USL Championship in 2023?
The average number of goals in USL Championship is 2.47 per game in 2023.
#5 Is there a playoff round in USL Championship after the regular season?
There isn't a playoff competition after the regular season in USL Championship.
#6 When does the USL Championship start and when does it finish?
The USL Championship usually starts in October and ends in November.
#7 How many groups are there in USL Championship competition?
The teams in USL Championship are placed in 21 groups.