NAL Commissioner Announces Resignation

Chris Seigfried Steps Down After Six Seasons

ATLANTA, GA – The National Arena League today announces the departure of its esteemed Commissioner, Chris Siegfried. After serving as the Director of Football Operations since league inception, and NAL Commissioner since 2018, Siegfried has made the decision to resign from his role, effective immediately.

Throughout his six-year tenure, Siegfried has played a pivotal role in guiding the NAL to unprecedented heights, including the successful re-launch of rebound nets, and the return of “ironman” football. With his visionary leadership and steadfast commitment, the league has become one of the most prestigious arena football organizations in the world. During his leadership, the NAL offered great entertainment value to fans, and created an active community within arena football. After six years of laying a great foundation, his contributions to the league will no doubt allow the National Arena League to continue its success and growth across the nation.

Reflecting on his tenure Siegfried shared, " It has been an honor to serve the National Arena League as Commissioner and Director of Football Operations.  The experiences I've gained during this time have been both challenging and rewarding. I'd like to extend my gratitude to the owners, coaches, players, and staff for their hard work and dedication to the NAL.  The league is moving in a new direction, and I believe they will enjoy great success.”

The NAL wishes to extend its deepest gratitude to Chris Siegfried for his exemplary service and unwavering dedication. His passion, insights, and tireless efforts have not gone unnoticed.  

(NAL) The National Arena League is a premier arena football league committed to delivering thrilling sports entertainment to fans nationwide. With a focus on high-octane action, and top-tier competition, the NAL showcases talented athletes, dedicated coaches, and passionate team owners. The league's unwavering commitment to excellence has solidified its position as a prominent force in the world of arena football. For more information, visit