Louisville City FC is an American professional soccer club based in Louisville, Kentucky. The team plays in the United Soccer League, which is currently the third tier of the American soccer pyramid.
Louisville City FC principal owner Wayne Estopinal acquired the USL license previously held by Orlando City when the latter began play in the 2014–2015 Major League Soccer (MLS) as an expansion side. Orlando City SC holds a minority ownership stake in Louisville City FC.
The team maintained the colors of the Orlando City franchise, and installed former Orlando City player-coach James O’Connor as its first manager.