Jacksonville Armada is the official name for the city's NASL team
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Armada. That's the name of the newest pro franchise in the River City. The Armada will begin play in 2015 in the North American Soccer League (NASL).
The unveiling of the name took place this morning with the Jacksonville Landing as a backdrop.
The Sunshine Soccer Group was formed in 2013 and helped land Jacksonville some high profile soccer events and then a new professional team.
The group is led by Mark Frisch and Dario Sala.
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