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
Scorpions aim to hold on to fall lead
August 7th, 2014 5:35PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  nasl

MOST COMMENTED

[NASL: Fall Week 5] The San Antonio Scorpions, who are coming off their first defeat of the fall campaign, will look to stay on top in the NASL standings when they host Indy Eleven at Toyota Park on Saturday.

Indy's only two wins on the road in its inaugural NASL season have come on the road in the fall campaign. It will be playing its second game in four days after holding the Fort Lauderdale Strikers to a scoreless draw at home on Wednesday.
 
"We are turning things around on the defensive side of the ball," said Indy Eleven coach Juergen Sommer. "And that goes for our players all over the field, not just the backline."
 
Spring champion Minnesota United FC, which sits only two points behind the Scorpions and is the only remaining unbeaten team in the NASL fall season, aims to extend its current eight-game unbeaten streak when it welcomes FC Edmonton at NSC Stadium.
 
"Edmonton has always been a physical, strong, solid team," said United coach Manny Lagos.  "I think defensively they've been one of the best teams in the league over the last couple of years."
 
NASL RESULTS, Week 5:
Wednesday, Aug. 6
Indy Eleven 0 Ft. Lauderdale 0
New York 0 FC Edmonton 0

NASL SCHEDULE, Week 5:
Saturday, Aug. 9
7 pm ET
Ottawa vs. Ft. Lauderdale
7:30 pm ET
Atlanta vs. New York
Carolina vs. Tampa Bay
8 pm ET
Minn. United vs. FC Edmonton
8:30 pm ET
San Antonio vs. Indy Eleven

NASL Fall Standings:
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
12 San Antonio
4-1-0 10/4
10 Minn. United 3-0-1 7/2
7 Atlanta 2-1-1 8/6
7 Indy Eleven 2-2-1 6/7
6 Carolina 2-3-0 5/5
6 Tampa Bay 2-2-0 5/6
5 FC Edmonton 1-2-2 3/3
5 New York 1-2-2 3/5
5 Ft. Lauderdale 1-2-2 2/6
1 Ottawa 0-3-1 1/6

NASL SCHEDULE, Week 6:
Saturday, Aug. 16
7:30 pm ET
Carolina vs. FC Edmonton
Ft. Lauderdale vs. Atlanta
Tampa Bay vs. New York
8 pm ET
Minn. United vs. Indy Eleven
Sunday, Aug. 17
3:00 pm ET
Ottawa vs. San Antonio

NASL SCHEDULE, Week 7:
Saturday, Aug. 23
7 pm ET
New York vs. Minn. United
7:30 pm ET
Indy Eleven vs. Ottawa
Tampa Bay vs. Carolina
8:30 pm ET
San Antonio vs. Atlanta
Sunday, Aug. 24
4:00 pm ET
FC Edmonton vs. Ft. Lauderdale

NASL SCHEDULE, Week 8:
Saturday, Aug. 30
7 pm ET
Ottawa vs. Tampa Bay
7:30 pm ET
Carolina vs. Atlanta
Ft. Lauderdale vs. San Antonio
Indy Eleven vs. New York
Sunday, Aug. 31
4:00 pm ET
FC Edmonton vs. Minn. United

NASL SCHEDULE, Week 9:
Saturday, Sept. 6
7 pm ET
New York vs. Ft. Lauderdale
7:30 pm ET
Atlanta vs. Indy Eleven
8 pm ET
Minn. United vs. Tampa Bay
8:30 pm ET
San Antonio vs. FC Edmonton
Sunday, Sept. 7
3:00 pm ET
Ottawa vs. Carolina


No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
A dream come true    
Taylor Leach, a two-time first-team All-SEC defender at the University of South Carolina, will continue her ...
Klinsmann trims U.S. squad, adds Yedlin for Chile trip    
U.S. national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann named a 23-player roster for the friendlies against Chile ...
What They're Saying: Tally Hall    
"The league is looking to invest in itself. That's why the DPs are coming in, and ...
MLS Trade Central: RSL lands Jamaican Phillips    
Real Salt Lake signed Jamaican defender Demar Phillips, who will be in line to take over ...
2015 MLS Preseason Schedule    
MLS clubs opened camp on Friday. Most of the week will be spent working in-house and ...
Herzog takes reins of U.S. U-23s     
Austrian Andreas Herzog, who has been Jurgen Klinsmann's assistant for the last three years, has been ...
Video Pick: Red Bull Cahill hits golazo in Asian Cup     
Tim Cahill may be coming off a frustrating season with the New York Red Bulls, but ...
What They're Saying: Jurgen Klinsmann    
"Oh, definitely. We can have that anytime. No problem at all. He [sent] me a note, ...
Columbus Crew signs Argentine vet Grana     
The Columbus Crew has bolstered its backline by signing 29-year-old Argentine Hernan Grana, whose seven-club career ...
Omar Gonzalez isn't worried about U.S. pecking order    
Normally, Omar Gonzalez would have been up the road at the national team training camp in ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives