Angel City FC women's team to share LAFC venue when play begins in 2022

Natalie Portman explains her ambitions for Angel City FC (1:20)

Actress Natalie Portman talks about her role in founding Angel City FC and how Abby Wambach inspired her. (1:20)

Angel City FC, the new Los Angeles entry in the National Women's Soccer League, will play its home games at Banc of California Stadium starting in spring 2022.

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The club will share the stadium south of downtown Los Angeles with LAFC of Major League Soccer.

Angel City also announced Thursday that Heineken USA will be a major sponsor. The team and brewer will allocate 10% of sponsorship funds in direct support of the LGBTQ community in the Los Angeles area.

Angel City is owned by a mix of celebrities, including actors Natalie Portman, Jennifer Garner and Eva Longoria, and retired soccer stars, including Julie Foudy, Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach.