This is a list of seasons completed by the Philadelphia Soul. The Soul are a professional arena footballfranchise of the Arena Football League (AFL), based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The team was established in 2004. The Soul missed the playoffs in their first two seasons, but have qualified in their last three. In the 2008 season, the Soul finished with the best record in the league, and put together a playoff run that ended with a win in ArenaBowl XXII. Prior to the 2009 season, the AFL announced that it had suspended operations indefinitely and canceled the 2009 season. The league returned in 2010, however the Soul did not return until 2011. The team plays all of its home games at Wells Fargo Center. Until its closing in 2009, the team played Saturday home games at Wachovia Spectrum.