The club's March 22 inaugural match at Avaya Stadium will forever live in Earthquakes lore as the beginning of a new era of soccer in San Jose.
From rookie Fatai Alashe's opening goal to the club's 2-1 victory, we take a look back at some of the most memorable social media posts.
Ah, how sweet it is.
Soccer in San Jose has a new home. The 40-year wait ends at 7pm ET on FOX Sports 1. https://t.co/A7TiGVwcIg— Major League Soccer (@MLS) March 22, 2015
Quakes fans, THE WAIT IS OVER! The referee has blown his whistle & we're underway for the inaugural match at @AvayaStadium. LET'S GO QUAKES!— San Jose Earthquakes (@SJEarthquakes) March 22, 2015
Packed house pic.twitter.com/M0C78ja3ya— Major League Soccer (@MLS) March 23, 2015
5' GOAL FATAI ALASHE!!! Perez Garcia's corner kick service finds Alashe, who slots home his header! 1-0 QUAKES! #SJvCHI— San Jose Earthquakes (@SJEarthquakes) March 22, 2015
21' GOOOOALLLL TY HARDEN! Garcia's whipped in service bounces around the box before finding Harden inside the 6! 2-0 San Jose!!— San Jose Earthquakes (@SJEarthquakes) March 22, 2015
THAT'S THE FINAL WHISTLE! FINAL: Quakes 2, Fire 1. Quakes open up @AvayaStadium with a win in front of a sold-out 18K! Recap coming shortly.— San Jose Earthquakes (@SJEarthquakes) March 23, 2015