The leading goal getter for Penn FC of the USL has been brought into camp for the Africa Cup of Nations. I must wonder while he played very well in a higher level here with the NY Cosmos that he never received this, however am overjoyed that this honor has finally come to him. His 9 goals may have gone a long way toward getting this, what should be his first cap on Sept. 9 facing Congo.read
The Derby had to be a let down, with a man advantage for the last 15 minutes or so of the first half, then a 2 man advantage for the last 25 not only did NYRB not net a goal they gave up the equalizer. Facing DC United, a far weaker side, they were not exactly dominant. Keeping an unbeaten all-time record with the team from Texas that now stands at 7-0-1 should build some faith. They do enter this game riding a 5 game unbeaten streak and the Dynamo at 7-11-7 should be their next victimread
Now in the second year, this match is to benefit the BC CHildrens Hospital the 9/15 event again spotlights actors KJ Apa, Colin O'Donoghue & Lindsey Morgan. Joining them ae many first time actors lending their support to go with Patrick Chen, 3x Olympic medalist and world champ. in figure skating. Headliners include those from the history of the 'Caps such as Jay DeMerit, Jay Nolly, Johan Catliff & Ivor Evans.read
Both NY teams have won one as they and their fans are geared up for this, the rubber match. The visiting Red Bulls bring a stellar record of 15-6-3 with 48 points to the Bronx with an all but a mirror image NYCFC record of 14-6-5 and 47 points, this game has serious implications for their division.
TV Coverage is by FS1, FOX Sports GO & New York Red Bulls Radio in English with Spanish found on TuneIn. NYRB Radio is live at 6:30 with the Honda Countdown to Kickoff hosted by Matt Harmon, Ernesto Motta has the Spanish play-by-play from the kick.read
On the road again, but for the last of their 3 games away from home, NCFC comes neaby to Montclair where we last saw Lucky and company of Penn FC. The Tues matchup will begin at 7 p.m.read