Singer Aguilera joins Angel City FC investor group

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Singer Christina Aguilera, actress Gabrielle Union and designer Rachel Zoe are part of a new group…

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Singer Christina Aguilera, actress Gabrielle Union and designer Rachel Zoe are among a new group of investors in National Women’s Soccer League expansion team Angel City.

Investors for the team’s latest funding round were announced on Wednesday, ahead of Angel City’s first season.

They join an already large and star-studded group of investors that includes Oscar winner Natalie Portman, tennis great Serena Williams and soccer player Mia Hamm.

“Each of our new investors is committed to supporting our goal of setting higher expectations on and off the pitch through the impact we have in the community and on the women’s game,” Angel’s president said. City, Julie Uhrman, in a statement. “This group joins our incredibly active and passionate roster of founding investors, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have them part of the Angel City family.”

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