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Temecula FC Joins NISA Nation

Published Jan 11, 2023

Temecula, CA (January 11, 2023) – NISA Nation announces Temecula FC will participate in the Southwest Region for the 2023 Season.
Formed in 2013, the club is the longest continually operating men’s amateur club in Riverside County and are four-time Riverside County Cup Champions.
“Everyone involved with Temecula FC is very excited about being accepted into NISA Nation,” Temecula FC Brandon Jantz said. “Our ambition as a club is to be fully professional and NISA Nation gets us one level away! This is a great opportunity to showcase our players and coaching staff on the national stage. We will all be working around the clock to represent the Temecula Valley well one and off the pitch.”
A previous member of the NPSL (2014-’19), Temecula FC participated in qualifying for the 2023 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup and continues a reserve team in the Southwest Premier League. The club also operates a boys youth academy.

About NISA Nation

NISA Nation, a component of the National Independent Soccer Association (NISA), is a full-year league providing amateur independent clubs a groundbreaking path to professional status. NISA Nation bridges success on the amateur affiliate level – including the eastern Premier Soccer League, Southwest Premier Soccer League, Cascadia Soccer League and the Mountain Premier League – to a spot on the NISA professional level. Activated in Fall 2021, NISA Nation will maintain the highest standards and require the same level of professionalism within the front office and on the pitch expected of NISA professional clubs. Keeping in the spirit of independence, particular requirements and competition format will be determined with direct input from the participating clubs. NISA Nation also includes NISA Network, the home for all things NISA, independent clubs, and the open system. Learn more about NISA Nation at, or follow on Twitter @TheNISANation and on Instagram @NISANationSoccer.
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