Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Kickers crawl back to within one point of lead
July 22nd, 2013 12:32AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  usl


[USL PRO REWIND: Week 18] Goals from Houston Dynamo loan player Brian Ownby and David Bulow (from the penalty kick) in the last 15 minutes gave the unbeaten Richmond Kickers a 2-1 win at the Los Angeles Blues and that extended their record undefeated streak to 19 games and pulled them back to within a point of Orlando City at the top of USL PRO standings.

Saturday ...

Orlando City defeated the Harrisburg City Islanders, 3-1, before 7,311 fans at the Florida Citrus Bowl. Midfielder Jean Alexandre score two goals in his return from national team play with Haiti at the Gold Cup. Dennis Chin added a third goal in the 71st minute before Lucky Mkosano pulled one back for Harrisburg eight minutes later.

-- The Pittsburgh Riverhounds fell to reigning English FA Cup champion Wigan Athletic, 4-1, in an international friendly. Jose Angulo scored in the third minute, but the Latics answered with two goals in each half to win.

Friday ...

Richmond blew a chance to take the USL PRO lead from Orlando City but remained unbeaten thanks a 2-2 tie at Phoenix on Shane Johnson's goal in stoppage time.

Tommy Ramos scored goals in the 23rd and 45th minutes to give Phoenix FC a 2-0 lead at halftime, but William Yomby pulled a goal back for the Kickers in the 67th minute and Johnson equalized with a shot past goalkeeper Neal Kitson, who was making his debut for Phoenix.

-- Goals from Lucky Mkosana and loan player Jimmy McLaughlin gave Harrisburg a 2-0 win at VSI Tampa Bay FC that moved it up two spots into third place.

USL PRO
RESULTS, Week 18:
Sunday, July 21
Montreal Impact Reserves 0 Rochester 0
Pittsburgh 2 Wilmington 1
Los Angeles 1 Richmond 2

Saturday, July 20
Charlotte 0 Dayton 0
Orlando City 3 Harrisburg 1

Friday, July 19
Charleston 1 Dayton 0
VSI Tampa Bay FC 0 Harrisburg 2
Rochester 0 Wilmington 0
Phoenix FC 2 Richmond 2

Wednesday, July 17
Pittsburgh 0 Orlando City 0

Mon
day, July 15
San Jose Earthquakes Reserves 6 Barracuda FC 0
(in San Francisco)

USL PRO STANDINGS:
PTS TEAM W-L-T- +/1
42 Orlando City 12-2-6 45/21
41 Richmond 11-0-8 38/15
34 Harrisburg 11-8-1 40/29
33 Charlotte 9-2-9 31/26
32 Los Angeles 9-7-5 43/27
30 Charleston 8-5-6 29/22
28 Dayton 7-5-7 30/30
27 VSI Tampa Bay FC 8-7-3 30/21
25 Pittsburgh 6-6-7 26/23
22 Wilmington 6-10-4 21/33
19 Phoenix FC 4-10-7 19/28
10 Rochester 3-8-10 17/31
0 Barracuda FC 0-20-0 8/72

USL LEADING SCORERS:
G PLAYER, TEAM
15 Dom Dwyer, Orlando City
11 Sainey Touray, Harrisburg
11 Jose Angulo, Pittsburgh
10 Jamie Watson, Orlando City
8 Christopher Cortez, Los Angeles
8 Mauricio Salles, VSI Tampa Bay FC
7 Joseph Ngwenya, Richmond

USL PRO SCHEDULE, Week 19:
Tuesday, July 23
FC Dallas Reserves  vs. Barracuda FC
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Reserves vs. Richmond
Wednesday, July 24
Harrisburg vs. Dayton
Charlotte vs. vs. Los Angeles
Charleston vs. Phoenix FC
Friday, July 26
Dayton vs. Barracuda FC
Wilmington vs. VSI Tampa Bay FC
Saturday, July 27
Toronto FC Reserves vs. Pittsburgh
Charlotte vs. Phoenix FC
Charleston vs. vs. Los Angeles
Sun, July 28
Rochester vs. Barracuda FC
Richmond vs. VSI Tampa Bay FC

(Click here for USL PRO streaming on USL Live on Unation.)


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
What They're Saying    
"Miami's greatness is about the interaction of a vibrant culture and the water. We will earn ...
Strikers will test measure of progress at Carolina    
[NASL: Week 2] The Fort Lauderdale Strikers, seventh and fifth in the NASL's two half-seasons, will ...
Chelsea takes on its U-8s    
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Chelsea's John Terry, David Luiz, Frank Lampard et al took on ...
Collins John slapped with three-game suspension    
[USL PRO: Week 5] The USL PRO career of Collins John, the Liberian-born Dutch international who ...
What They're Saying    
"There is no problem. Tensions are a bit high; I have no problem with that. They ...
Chivas USA's McNamara faces knee surgery    
[MLS INJURY REPORT] Rookie Thomas McNamara, who had started every game for Chivas USA until being ...
Road to Rio begins for Tab Ramos' group    
[USA UNDER-21 MEN] The road to Rio begins for the U.S. men's Olympic team begins with ...
New-look Thorns aim for two in a row on road    
[NWSL: Week 2] The defending champion Portland Thorns FC remain on the road for the second ...
Lack of playing time worrying for bubble players    
[AMERICANS ABROAD] With only four weeks at most for most players before the end of their ...
Three games to watch    
[MLS: Week 7] Real Salt Lake and Portland face off for the first time since meeting ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives