XFL sends request to Alamodome for possible new pro-football franchise

League to begin play in 2020 with eight franchises


SAN ANTONIO – Professional football could be headed back to the Alamo City.

City of San Antonio officials have confirmed to KSAT that the Alamodome has received a "request for proposal from the XFL league."

"We are currently evaluating it," Patricia Musquiz-Cantor, Interim Director of Convention & Sports Facilities, said in the statement to KSAT.

The XFL sent invitations Wednesday to submit a proposal to interested markets and stadiums.

The league, which is owned and operated by World Wrestling Entertainment founder Vince McMahon, is scheduled to kick off in eight cities in 2020. 

About the Author: