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
Kickers crawl back to within one point of lead
July 22nd, 2013 12:32AM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  usl

MOST COMMENTED

[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
USL Discipline: Djiby Fall suspended for biting opponent    
Senegalese striker Djiby Fall has certainly made a name for himself around the USL since joining ...
Money Matters: MLS's most-valuable goal producers    
With the release of 2017 MLS player salaries by the MLS Players Union, it's time to ...
MLS Weekend: Three Games to Watch    
FC Dallas hosts Portland in a showdown of the top two Western Conference teams, former Red ...
What They're Saying: Bastian Schweinsteiger    
"I would say around 70 percent. It's still in the game you feel like you want ...
MLS: Revs' Dorchester stadium plans stall    
Talks between the Kraft Group, owner of the New England Revolution, and the University of Massachusetts ...
U.S. U-15 boys lose to England after two wins    
The U.S. U-15 boys national team, coached by Dave Van Den Bergh, fell 3-2 to England ...
Video Pick: Keeper catches cross, scores with punt    
Bolivar goalkeeper Matias Dituro scored a super long-distance goal against Club San Jose. After snatching a ...
What They're Saying: Giovani dos Santos    
"I have felt really good this season even though things haven't turned out the way we ...
CCL: Omar Gonzalez adds to packed trophy case    
Omar Gonzalez might have been disappointed at first when MLS salary rules pushed him out the ...
MLS Discipline: Rapids' Ford suspended for one game    
Reviews of incidents from last weekend's games has prompted the MLS Disciplinary Committee to issue a ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives