Who is Jimmy Nielsen?

Earlier this year, Hartford Athletic appointed its first ever manager, Danish national Jimmy Nielsen.  An MLS standout and experienced USL coach, the 41-year-old Nielsen has a wealth of experience behind him, including an impressive coaching resume. Nielsen was born in Aalborg, Denmark, and touts a 19-year soccer career spanning the globe, from Denmark to England, … Continue reading Who is Jimmy Nielsen?

Dillon Stadium, players, and more

The weeks leading up to Thanksgiving are a busy time for just about everyone.  This does not exclude Hartford Athletic, which recently broke ground on the $14m Dillon Stadium project. With the project set to finalize in May of 2019, it will feature a synthetic FieldTurf field and 5,500 bleacher seats.  The FieldTurf technology will … Continue reading Dillon Stadium, players, and more