FENTON, Mo. – Saint Louis FC welcomes the Tampa Bay Rowdies to Toyota Stadium on Sunday, in a game where both teams need three points, kickoff is at 7:30pm
Saint Louis FC news and notes
Current record: 6-9-5, 23pts
Saint Louis FC comes in to the game needing three points to stay in touch with the playoff race following a 2-1 loss to Tulsa on Thursday.
The Saint Louis goal came four minutes from time as Modou Jadama scored an own goal, but that wasn’t enough to spur Saint Louis on.
Crossing accuracy let down Saint Louis, getting just 13% of their crosses in to the intended target but they will have Konrad Plewa back from suspension.
Tampa Bay Rowdies news and notes
Current record: 10-5-7, 37pts
Tampa Bay Rowdies are coming in to this game off a 3-0 win over Harrisburg City Islanders last Saturday.
Goals to Neill Collins, Martin Paterson, and Walter Restrepo all helped the Rowdies to another convincing victory.
Collins performance in that match saw him named to the USL Team of the Week bench, while Marcel Schafer was named in the Team of the Week after a near perfect night saw him lay off two assists.
The Rowdies are currently on a five match unbeaten run (4-0-1), but have won just one match away from home this season.
This is the second time these sides will meet, the first was a 1-1 draw in May.
Saint Louis – GK: Devala Gorrick, Adam Grinwis, Jack Filla; D: Aedan Stanley, A.J. Cochran, Konrad Plewa, Austin Ledbetter, Matt Sheldon, Wes Charpie, Ryan Howe, Erick Cabalceta; M: Sebastian Dalgaard, Dragan Stojkov, Mats Bjurman, Tyler David, Nick Radosavljevic, Octavio Guzman, Emir Alihodzic, Emmanual Appiah, Ivan Mirkovic, Max Alvarez, Tony Walls; F: Seth Rudolph, Christian Volesky, Milan Petosevic, Daniel Jackson
Tampa Bay – GK: Nico Campbell, Matt Pickens, Akira Fitzgerald, Matias Reynares; D: Darnell King, Neill Collins, Luke Boden, Zac Portillos, Damion Lowe, Kyle Porter, Tamika Makandawire; M: Marcel Schäfer, Darwin Jones, Walter Restrepo, Alex Morrell, Leo Fernandes, Justin Chavez, Sebastian Guenzatti, Keith Savage, Michael Nanchoff, Joe Cole, Martin Vingaard; F: Georgi Hristov, Martin Paterson
Saint Louis – None
Tampa Bay – Accumulation warning: Damion Lowe, Keith Savage
REF: GUSTAVO SOLORIO
AR1: Shane Kennard
AR2: Matt Geringer
4TH: Jacob Post
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