Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Rowdies aim to improve home form
August 8th, 2013 6:56PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  nasl

MOST COMMENTED

[NASL PREVIEW: Week 2] The Tampa Bay Rowdies, who opened the NASL fall campaign with a wild 7-4 win at San Antonio, hope they have a few more goals left in their arsenal when they welcome the New York Cosmos at Al Lang Stadium on Saturday.
 
The Rowdies rebounded from conceding three goals inside the opening 18 minutes to lead 4-3 by halftime and then add three more goals against the Scorpions.

Tampa Bay boasted the best away record during the spring season (4-1-1) but was only 1-3-2 at home during the first half of the season.
 
"We hope to come out on Saturday and really put on a great show for our fans, who I know will rally behind us the full 90 minutes," said Rowdies coach Ricky Hill. "To win, we can't concede as many goals as we did against San Antonio and I have made that clear to the players."
 
Meanwhile, the Atlanta Silverbacks play their first league game at home since winning the spring title with a 3-0 win at Minnesota on the final day of the first half when they host the Carolina RailHawks.

Both clubs claimed narrow 1-0 victories to open fall play.
 
"They're a team that we need to be very aware of because it is the same team we beat at home last season, and it wasn't easy," said Silverbacks coach Brian Haynes. "They're the second best team in the league and we can't take them for granted.  We need to make sure that we bring our best game against them." 

-- FC Edmonton acquired forward Corey Hertzog on loan from MLS's Vancouver Whitecaps for the remainder of the 2013 campaign.

NASL FALL WEEK 2, Schedule:
Saturday, August 10
Atlanta vs. Carolina
Tampa Bay vs. New York
Fort Lauderdale vs. Minnesota
Sunday, August 11
FC Edmonton vs. San Antonio

NASL FALL, Standings:
3 Tampa Bay 1-0-0 7/4
3 New York 1-0-0 2/1
3 Atlanta 1-0-0 1/0
3 Carolina 1-0-0 1/0
0 Ft. Lauderdale 0-1-0 1/2
0 FC Edmonton 0-1-0 0/1
0 Minnesota 0-1-0 0/1
0 San Antonio 0-1-0 4/7

NASL FALL WEEK 2, Schedule:
Saturday, August 17
Carolina vs. New York
Minnesota vs. Tampa Bay
San Antonio vs. Fort Lauderdale
Sunday, August 18
FC Edmonton vs. Atlanta

Saturday, August 24
Carolina vs. Minnesota
New York vs. San Antonio
Atlanta vs. Fort Lauderdale
Tampa Bay vs. FC Edmonton

(Click here to watch NASL streams.)


No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
U.S. U-20s rebound with win over Haiti    
After opening its U-20 World Cup qualifying campaign with a 1-0 loss to Panama, the USA ...
Video Pick: Chicharito among Top 5 Bundesliga Golazos    
Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez's fifth goal in three games for Bayer Leverkusen rates among the Bundesliga's Top ...
What They're Saying: Paul Doswell    
"I'm devastated, the chairman is devastated. I have spoken to Wayne and the guy is in ...
Cosmos acquire Italian striker Amauri    
The NASL New York Cosmos have landed 36-year-old Brazilian-born Italian striker Amauri, who scored five goals ...
What They're Saying: Wayne Shaw    
"All the subs were on and we were 2-0 down. I went and got it at ...
What They're Saying: Everton Luiz    
"I've been suffering racist abuse during the entire 90 minutes and also was upset by the ...
Sneak Peek: 'Caps short-handed for CCL match    
The Vancouver Whitecaps will be without their two big offseason acquisitions -- Yordy Reyna and Fredy ...
MLS Moves: TFC goes with TAM to sign ex-Barca midfielder    
In the wake of reaching its first MLS Cup final last December, Toronto FC hasn't done ...
MLS Expansion: San Diego proposes to build 'Soccer City'    
In what bills itself as "America's Finest City," backers of an MLS expansion franchise plan to ...
Sneak Peek: Controversial moves hang over Red Bulls    
The New York Red Bulls, first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season for the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives