The 2022 Albany Empire Home Schedule

The Albany Empire 2022 Home Schedule Is Here!

ALBANY - The Albany Empire is ready to begin its title defense in the National Arena League and the MVP Arena is set to host 6 regular-season and potentially 2 post-season games in 2022. 

“We look forward to hosting our rivals from last year as well as our new friends from Texas, the San Antonio Gunslingers,” said Team President Jeff Levack “To add to the excitement for the best fans in all of Arena football we’re proud to announce theme nights all season long including everything from celebrating the 2021 Championship during the Home Opener to Christmas in July.”

2022 Albany Empire Promotional Schedule:

Saturday 4/23 7 pm Vs. Carolina Cobras:

Celebration of 2021 NAL Championship


Saturday 5/21 7 pm Vs. Jacksonville Sharks:

Military Appreciation Game (Armed Forces Day)


Saturday 6/4 7 pm Vs. Carolina Cobras:

Heroes of the Game Heroes of the Capital Region


Sunday 6/26 2 pm Vs. Columbus Lions:

Empire Family Day


Saturday 7/16 7 pm Vs. Orlando Predators:

Empire Tackles Cancer: Pink Game


Saturday 7/23 7 pm Vs. San Antonio Gunslingers:

Christmas in July!


For the FULL 2022 Albany Empire Schedule please click HERE.

The Empire’s first home game is April 23rd, 2022 when they host the Jacksonville Sharks at the MVP Arena. Season and Flex tickets for the 2022 season are available by calling 518-714-2200 ext 101 or emailing 


The Albany Empire was 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 plays 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,,,