The P.F.A.Q’s

Does the Albany Empire Soccer Club have any sponsors? 

Presently the Albany Empire Soccer Club does not have any sponsors, however, we are always looking to build strong support and affiliation with our larger LGBT community and friends.

What if I don’t want to play, but want to support the team?

Enthusiastic and energetic fans are always welcomed. We have many ways of supporting the team, please feel free to contact us at

Should I join if I have never played before?

New players of all skill levels are welcomed. If you are concerned about your ability level, we encourage you to join us for a game before committing to a full session.

How do I join the Albany Empire Soccer Club?

If you are interested in joining the Albany Empire Soccer Club, please contact us at

Does the Albany Empire Soccer Club participate in tournaments or play other gay teams?

Starting with only a few dedicated members, we have played in several tournaments across the country, including Vancouver, Provincetown, New York City, Philly, and D.C.. We are always looking for new tournaments and teams to play against.