The Philadelphia Soul (6-2) will be holding a "Town Takeover" of South Philly on Thursday, May 10 from 6:30-8 p.m. The Takeover, presented by Susquehanna Bank and hosted by Geno's Steaks, will take place at Capitolo Playground on 9th Street and Federal Street in South Philadelphia (across from Geno's Steaks) and will feature a "run-through" practice.
will be open to the public and attendees are encouraged to participate.
This will be the team's last practice before the Soul take on the
Jacksonville Sharks (3-4) on Saturday, May 12, with kickoff scheduled
for 7:05 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center.
Philly will be a great environment to bring the excitement of Arena
Football," said Soul head coach Doug Plank. "We appreciate the staff at
Susquehanna Bank and Geno's Steaks for hosting us this week and helping
give this community a different perspective of what our game and players
Philadelphia Band, Rivers Monroe, will be performing live before and
after the practice. In addition to Soul players and coaches, there will
be appearances by the Soul mascot, SoulMan, the Soulmates dance team,
Soul ownership and front office staff. After practice, fans will be able
to meet Soul players and Soulmates who will be signing autographs.