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Professional soccer coming to Hartford

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Professional soccer is coming to Hartford for a number of games starting this fall.

The Hartford City FC team said it will play a total of 10 home games at the XL Center beginning in November.

A news conference with the details happened at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.

Team majority owner James Duckett, Jr., Hartford City FC president Mitch Anderson, head coach Paul Wright and soccer veteran Tommy Williams will be on hand.

The team said Williams played in more than 300 games between the English Premier League and English Football League.

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