Welcome football back to Houston early at the AFFL Ultimate Final in EaDo this Thursday

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Former Houston Texans player Alan Ball, playing on Team Godspeed | Photo courtesy of American Flag Football League

Get your football fix early at the American Flag Football League’s (AFFL) Ultimate Final match at BBVA Compass Stadium in EaDo this Thursday, July 19, 2018.

The AFFL comes to Houston for the final game in its first-ever national flag football tournament, featuring highly skilled, nimble players drawn from professional sports teams (the Professionals bracket) and the most highly skilled amateurs in the nation (the America’s Team bracket).

Reigning America’s Team Champion, Fighting Cancer, will face off against the Professionals’ Champion, Godspeed, for a $1 million prize.

As video footage shows, these athletes play in a highly physical and energetic competition that brings a thrilling new angle to classic football. Unhindered by bulking padding, athletes are spry on their feet and must lunge, dodge, and leap in an exciting way to avoid their competitors.

Tickets start at just $10 (including ticketing fees), but you can save $10 on all tickets priced at $15 and above when you enter promocode Houston365 at checkout. Click here to order tickets or click here for more information.

Special Appearance by DeShaun Watson & Former Houston Texans

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson will be on hand and make a special appearance at the game. Arrive early for a chance to meet him.

In addition, four former Houston Texans are playing on Team Godspeed; Charles James, Justin Forsett, Alan Ball, and Jacoby Jones.

Photo courtesy of American Flag Football League

The AFFL competition allows skilled competitors to play against professional athletes, and gives football fans a chance to watch truly compelling football action in the middle of summer.

Tickets range from $10 to $40, including ticketing fees, but you can save $10 on all tickets priced at $15 and above when you enter promocode Houston365 at checkout. Click here to order tickets or click here for more information.

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Photo courtesy of the American Flag Football League

Save $10 on Early Bird Tickets

Tickets range from $10 to $40, including ticketing fees, but you can save $10 on all tickets priced at $15 and above when you enter promocode Houston365 at checkout. Click here to order tickets or click here for more information.

About the American Flag Football League

The American Flag Football League is the preeminent professional flag football league in the United States and the first of its kind. The AFFL combines the energy of one of the fastest growing youth sports in America with world-class, elite athletes to produce cutting-edge entertainment for fans and spectators.

The 2018 American Flag Football League Ultimate Final is the result a 132-team, single-elimination tournament that will pit a team of elite former professionals (the Pros) against a team that has conquered a 128-team open national bracket (America’s Team).

For more information on the AFFL, visit www.AFFL.com and follow the AFFL on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.

American Flag Football League’s U.S. Open of Football Final Match at BBVA Compass Stadium

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