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  • 02/24/17 Islanders Kick Off 2017 Preseason Against Lehigh University

    Harrisburg, PA (February 24, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders are kicking off their 2017 preseason slate on Sunday, February 26 at 12 p.m. with a trip to Ulrich Sports Complex to face Lehigh University.
    Local players on the Lehigh roster include three players from Conestoga Area High School: Will Smith (goalkeeper), David Zipkin (midfield), and Danny Gonzalez.

  • 02/24/17 Chris Hill Signs with Harrisburg City Islanders in 2017

    The New Jersey Defender Returns to Harrisburg for a Second Season
    Harrisburg, PA (February 24, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders today announced the signing of defender Chris Hill, pending League and Federation approval.  The defender returns to Central Pennsylvania after making his United Soccer League (USL) debut with the Harrisburg franchise last season.

  • 02/23/17 Lee Nishanian Signs with Harrisburg

    Former Cal State Standout Heads to Harrisburg After 2 Seasons with LA Galaxy II

    Harrisburg, PA (February 23, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders have announced the signing of former LA Galaxy II center back Lee Nishanian pending League and Federation approval.

  • 02/17/17 Harrisburg City Islanders Release Preseason Schedule

    Harrisburg, PA (February 17, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders released today their 2017 preseason schedule. Before kicking off their 14th season at FNB Field on City Island in Harrisburg, Pa, the Harrisburg City Islanders will play in a series of match-ups against college and professional teams throughout Central Pennsylvania and surrounding areas.

  • 02/16/17 Forward Aaron Wheeler Returns to the Harrisburg City Islanders

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Forward Aaron Wheeler Returns to the Harrisburg City Islanders
    The Baltimore Native to Play a Second Season for the Central PA Team
     
    Harrisburg, PA (February 16, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders have opted to retain forward Aaron Wheeler for 2017.

  • 01/27/17 Harrisburg City Islanders Announce 2017 Home Opener

    Harrisburg, PA (January 27, 2017) – The Harrisburg City Islanders announced today that their 2017 home opener is set for Saturday, April 15th, 2017. The Harrisburg club will face their Eastern PA rival, Bethlehem Steel FC, at FNB Field to kick off their 14th season of professional soccer on City Island.

  • 12/15/16 Tiago Lopes Named Club President

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    Harrisburg City Islanders Name Tiago Lopes President
    Club Focused on Improving Community Connection and Fan Experience in 2017
    Harrisburg, PA (Dec. 15, 2016) – The Harrisburg City Islanders Football Club, a professional soccer club, today announced the appointment of Tiago Lopes as Club President.

  • 12/12/16

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  • 12/05/16 Harrisburg and Kansas City Finalize Doyle Transfer

    (Harrisburg, Pa- December 5, 2016) – The Harrisburg City Islanders and the Kansas City Swope Park Rangers have finalized the transfer of defender Liam Doyle. Doyle spent his rookie season with the Harrisburg City Islanders and after an incredible run with the team, he is taking his talents to Missouri.

  • 11/24/16

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  • 10/18/16 Jose Barril named to 2016 USL All-League 2nd Team

    FROM USL:
    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League announced today its 2016 USL All-League Teams, honoring the top performers from the 2016 USL Regular Season. The New York Red Bulls II and FC Cincinnati each garnered multiple selections on the All-League First Team, as the regular season champions and standout expansion club’s players shone throughout the season.

  • 09/24/16 MATCH REPORT: City Islanders Close Season with Victory in Montreal

    USL MATCH REPORT
    MONTREAL – The Harrisburg City Islanders took a 3-1 victory against FC Montreal on Saturday afternoon at the Complexe Sportif Claude-Robillard in the final game of the 2016 USL regular season for both clubs. Both sides had chances in the first half.

  • 09/21/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Face Montreal In Final Match of the 2016 Season

    City Islanders FC will take the field for the last time in their 2016 season when they travel to Canada to take on FC Montreal this Saturday, January 24 at 2 p.m.
    If the Isles were able to pick up an important win against Wilmington in their last outing, this matchup could have been make or break for the Islanders season.

  • 09/17/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders Rally But Unable to Find Game Winner to Stay in USL Playoff Race

    USL MATCH REPORT
    MILLERSVILLE, Pa. – The Harrisburg City Islanders found a late equalizer from Bobby Warshaw as they played Wilmington Hammerheads FC to a 1-1 draw on Saturday at Pucillo Field on the campus of Millersville University.

  • 09/14/16 #PlayoffPush Continues This Saturday at Pucillo Field

    City Islanders FC will wrap up their 2016 home campaign against the Wilmington Hammerheads this Saturday, September 17 at 7 p.m. in their second straight game at Millersburg University.
    With only two games remaining on the season City is facing the real possibility of missing out on the USL postseason for the second time in as many seasons.

  • 09/11/16 Islanders Host Final Match of 2016 at Pucillo Field Saturday!

    The Islanders will host their final home match of the season on September 17 at 7:00 p.m. at Pucillo Field. All season tickets will be honored and individual general admission tickets purchased in advance from Clipper Magazine Stadium will be refunded.
    Fans will have the option to purchase $5 tickets in advance or at the gate at Millersville University.

  • 09/07/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders Fall to NYRB II, Red Bull’s Claim USL Regular Season Championship

    USL MATCH REPORT 
    MILLERSVILLE, Pa. – The New York Red Bulls II claimed the 2016 USL Regular Season Championship as Vincent Bezecourt and Noah Powder both scored twice in a 4-1 victory against the City Islanders on Wednesday evening at Pucillo Field.

  • 09/05/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Make Final #PlayoffPush Wednesday

    City Islanders FC will start one final push for the USL playoffs when they take on New York Red Bulls II at Pucillo Field at Millersville University on Wednesday, September 7 at 4 p.m. All tickets will be $5 in advance and at the gate. All Millersville students, faculty and staff will receive free admission with registration.

  • 09/02/16 NEWS: City Islanders Relocate Remaining Match to Millersville University, Host Additional Match Against NYRB II

    Islanders set to host NYRB II & Wilmington September 7 & 17 at Pucillo Field
    Harrisburg, PA (September 2, 2016) – The City Islanders have announced that their upcoming match that was originally scheduled to be played against New York Red Bulls II at Red Bull Arena on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 will now be played at Millersville University.

  • 08/30/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders Strike Back to Draw with Steel FC

    Harrisburg, PA (August 30, 2016) – Craig Foster’s two goals helped fuel City Islanders FC’s comeback to stay undefeated in the season series against Bethlehem Steel FC Tuesday night at FNB Field in front of 1,362 fans.
    Foster both started and finished the scoring in the game with two skillful runs into the box that placed him one-on-one with the keeper both times.

  • 08/29/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Look to Sweep Bethlehem in Final Match at FNB Field Tuesday

    City Islanders FC will look to complete the season series sweep against their in-state rival Bethlehem Steel FC Tuesday, August 30 at 7 p.m.

    The Islanders have beaten the Steel twice already this season. One at home and one on the road in the team’s first season of play.

    In their first match up the Islanders grabbed the inaugural victory in Lancaster by a final score of 3-1.

  • 08/27/16 MATCH REPORT: City Islanders Claim 2016 Keystone Derby Cup with Draw Against Pittsburgh

    Harrisburg, PA ( August 27, 2016) – After getting back into the playoff picture the City Islanders returned home to host their cross-state rivals the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and attempt to raise the Keystone Derby Cup for the first time since the cup’s inception in front of 2,853 fans at FNB Field.

  • 08/25/16 Spanish Midfielder Jose Barril helping City Islanders Compete Until Final Whistle

    Courtesy Eric F. Epler | eepler@pennlive.com  of PennLive
    In a way, Spanish football player Jose Barril has been angling for competition all his life. The timing is good then as the Harrisburg midfielder leads the City Islanders into the next critical phase of the United Soccer League season.

  • 08/24/16 Brandt Returns to Mid-State with Opposition for Final Battle of 2016 Keystone Derby

    It’s no secret that the rivalry between City Islanders FC and the Pittsburgh Riverhounds is one of the most competitive rivalries in the USL. Last season, the series decided who made the playoffs and who was ultimately left out.

  • 08/23/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islanders Host 2016 Keystone Derby Cup Final

    Harrisburg, PA (August 24, 2016) – Although it is a long shot, City Islanders FC are not totally out of the playoff picture and have a chance to make up some ground in the standings plus take the Keystone Derby Cup away from the Pittsburgh Riverhounds this Saturday, August 27 at FNB Field.
    City currently holds a slight lead in the season series against their in-state rivals.