The Albany Empire announces their Media Day, this Sunday April 10th at APEX Entertainment in Crossgates Mall.

Local media, season ticket holders, and the public are welcome to come to meet the players, coaches and front office staff. Guests will be able to take photos with the Championship 2021 NAL trophy, take photos with players and coaches, and get to know and hangout with the team before the Empire’s first home game on April 23rd.

Players, Coaches and Front Office Staff will be available to the media beginning at 1:30PM. Season ticket holders are invited to enter at 2PM and are welcome to stay until 4:30PM. The event will then open at 3PM for the public and run until 4:30PM.

"We're very excited to give our friends in the media, season ticket holders and all our fans a chance to meet our team and welcome our guys the Capital Region." says President Jeff Levack. "Apex Entertainment is the perfect place to not only welcome everyone but also show our players that are new to Albany just how much fun the Capital Region can be."

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The Empire’s first home game is April 23rd, 2022 when they host the Carolina Cobras at The MVP Arena. Home opener tickets are available by calling 518-714-2200 ext 101 or visiting


The Albany Empire were founded in 2018 and have won titles in the Arena Football League in 2019 as well as the National Arena League in 2021. The Empire play their home games at the MVP Arena. For more information about the Empire please email For ticket sales and information contact or visit


The National Arena League was founded in 2016 and hosted its inaugural season in 2017 as the premier league in arena football. For more information regarding expansion opportunities or partnerships, contact Commissioner Chris Siegfried at . For more information about the NAL visit,,,