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  • 05/23/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islanders Host Toronto FC II

    Harrisburg, PA (May 23, 2016) – After finding three points for the first time in over a month against Bethlehem Steel FC on Sunday night, the City Islanders will take on Toronto FC II at Clipper Magazine Stadium Tuesday, May 24 at 7 p.m.

    City found a win against their newest USL instate rival because of two early back-to-back goals from Aaron Wheeler in less than two minutes.

  • 05/22/16 MATCH REPORT: City Islanders Defeat Bethlehem in First Ever Matchup

    Harrisburg, PA (May 22, 2016) – The City Islanders already have one instate rival in the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and after taking down the newest USL team in Pennsylvania by a final of 3-1 in Clipper Magazine Stadium, they may have created a second.
    Bethlehem Steel FC came into the match on a five game undefeated streak, while City had only one victory in their last five USL outings.

  • 05/19/16 USL Expanding to Nashville: Music City, USA

    Local ownership group confirms USL agreement, plans to play in 2018

    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League has awarded an expansion franchise to DMD Soccer, a Nashville-based ownership group, to own and operate a team – USL Nashville 2018 – beginning with the 2018 USL season.

  • 05/19/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islanders Face Bethlehem for First Time in Club History

    Harrisburg, PA (May 19, 2016) – After having two weeks off of USL regular season play City Islanders FC will travel to their second home in Lancaster, Pennsylvania for a crucial pair of games against USL foes this Sunday, May 22 and Tuesday, May 24.

  • 05/19/16 City Islanders Advance to Third Round of U.S. Open Cup After Defeating West Chester United

    Harrisburg, PA (May 18, 2016) – The City Islanders advanced to the Third Round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup after defeating West Chester United Soccer Club 2-0. The club will travel to Chattanooga, Tennessee for their next Open Cup test against NPSL-side Chattanooga FC on June 1.

  • 05/16/16 U.S. Open Cup Preview: City Islanders Face West Chester United in Second Round

    Harrisburg, PA (May 16, 2016) – City Islanders FC will once again take part in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup when they take on West Chester United in the second round on Wednesday, May 18.

    In West Chester United’s first round matchup against Fredericksburg’s FC they played 120 minutes and still were not able to find a winner.

  • 05/13/16 Lancaster Kickoff Party at Loxley’s Sunday!

    The City Islanders will be holding a Lancaster Kickoff Party to promote their upcoming matches at Clipper Magazine this Sunday, May 15 at Loxley’s Restaurant in Lancaster from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    The event will take place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Loxley’s Restaurant (500 Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601). City Islanders Football Club coaches, players and staff will be in attendance.

  • 05/13/16 City Islanders Return to Clipper Magazine Stadium

    The City Islanders will return to Clipper Magazine Stadium Sunday, May 22 at 6:00 p.m. to face the Bethlehem Steel for the first time in club history and Tuesday, May 24 at 7:00 p.m. to face Toronto FC II.

  • 05/09/16 MATCH REPORT: City Islanders Fall Short to Charleston Battery

    Harrisburg, PA (May 9, 2016) – City Islanders FC fell to the Charleston Battery in a 3-2 match that ended with City failing to get the equalizing goal on a penalty kick in stoppage time at home on Monday night.
    Brett Jankouskas, who came in just minutes prior, was pulled down from behind as he was making a dangerous run into Charleston territory.

  • 05/08/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islander Face Charleston at FNB Monday

    Harrisburg, PA (May 8,2016) – After earning a 1-1 draw against Cincinnati, the Islanders will face one of their biggest rivals just two days later. The Charleston Battery will make their first and only trip to FNB Field this season on Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m. Last season the Islanders only managed one tally while giving up 10 total goals in three games against the Battery.

  • 05/07/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders Settle for Draw Against FC Cincinnati

    Harrisburg, PA (May 7, 2016) – City Islanders FC and FC Cincinnati played to a 1-1 draw in their first ever match in Harrisburg in front of 2,204 fans at FNB Field on Saturday night.
    Craig Foster broke the scoring open with a hard shot over the shoulder of the Cincinnati goalie to give the Islanders 1-0 lead less than 20 minutes into the game.

  • 05/06/16 Indy Eleven Loan Former Islander Neil Shaffer for Weekend Series

    Harrisburg, PA (May 6, 2015) – City Islanders Football Club announced today that the club has been loaned former defender Neil Shaffer from the Indy Eleven of the NASL for their matches against FC Cincinnati on Saturday, May 7 and the Charleston Battery on Monday, May 9.

  • 05/05/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Host FC Cincinnati for First Time in Club History

    Harrisburg, PA (May 5, 2016) – City will return home this Saturday, May 7 to take on USL newcomer FC Cincinnati and look to get back on track after falling 2-1 in their last game on the road in Rochester.
    So far this season City Islanders FC have played only two games at home, while having to stay on the road for the four others.

  • 05/03/16 ICYMI: FNB Field Home Opener Review

    After 12 years of calling Skyline Sports Complex home, City Islanders Football Club kicked off their first set of games at FNB Field with success that will undoubtedly carry on throughout the 2016 USL season.
    April 22 marked the first of 10 home matches that the City Islanders will play at FNB Field.

  • 04/30/16 MATCH REPORT: Rhinos Hold Off Islanders, Stay Perfect at Home

    By CHARLIE CORR – charlie.corr@uslsoccer.com
    Rochester earns 2-1 win against Harrisburg in second of four-game homestand
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Rochester Rhinos scored a goal in each half en route to a 2-1 victory against the Harrisburg City Islanders on Saturday at Rhinos Stadium.

  • 04/28/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islanders Travel to Rochester for First Face Off of the Season

    Harrisburg, PA (April 28, 2016) – City Islanders FC will look to ride the momentum of a first home win into their first match of the season against the Rochester Rhinos this Saturday, April 30 at 7 p.m. in Rochester.
    The Isles have not had much quality against Rochester in the past two seasons. They are winless in the last four games with two draws and two loses.

  • 04/27/16 USL Looks to Future with USL Productions

    By USLSoccer.com Staff
    USL Productions established as stand-alone division within the league’s structure
    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League has announced the creation of USL Productions, a standalone division of the League that will be the exclusive and premier producer/provider of all USL content across all linear and digital platforms.

  • 04/24/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Return to FNB Field for Orlando Rematch

    Secure your seat to Monday, April 25 match vs. Orlando City B at FNB Field, Harrisburg HERE
    City Islanders FC will play their second game at FNB Field this Monday, April 25 at 7 p.m. when they faceOrlando City FC B for the second time in less than two weeks.

  • 04/22/16 MATCH REPORT: Louisville Spoils City Islanders’ Home Opener Rally

    Harrisburg, PA (April 22, 2016) – City Islanders Football Club celebrated their 2016 home opener at FNB Field in front of 2,316 fans where they overcame a two goal deficit in the final minutes of play but we unable defeat Louisville City FC (4-1-0) in the final minutes of play.

  • 04/20/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders look to keep pace with Louisville in 2016 home opener

    Harrisburg, PA (April 20, 2016) – City Islanders FC will open up their 2016 home campaign this Friday, April 22 when they take on Louisville City FC at 7 p.m. at FNB Field on City Island.
    After grabbing their first win of the season against Orlando City last week, the Islanders will finally have home field advantage following an elongated three-game road stint.

  • 04/19/16 Bobby Warshaw Returns Home with City Islanders

    Written by SCOTT KESSLER – USLSoccer.com Contributor
    Mechanicsburg, Pa. native setting standard in leadership role with Harrisburg
    About 10 miles outside Harrisburg, Pa. lies Mechanicsburg, a borough of about 9,000 residents in Cumberland County. Covering only 2.

  • 04/19/16 Save your seat for the Islanders 2016 Home Opener!

    City Islanders take the pitch at FNB Field, Harrisburg for the first time in history Friday
    Ribbon cutting to commemorate iconic moment in franchise history
    Harrisburg, PA (April 19, 2016) – For the first time in their history City Islanders FC will not take the field at Skyline Sports Complex on City Island for their home opener.

  • 04/19/16 Benbow named to USL Team of the Week after win over Orlando

    City Islanders FC forward Cardel Benbow has been voted USL Team of the Week after scoring his first goal of the season to give the Islanders their first win over Orlando City B.
    TAMPA, Fla.

  • 04/16/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders earn first win of the season over Orlando City B

    MELBOURNE, Fla. – Cardel Benbow scored the lone goal in the 60th minute to lead the Harrisburg City Islanders to a 1-0 victory against Orlando City B on Saturday at the Titan Soccer Complex.
    Harrisburg earned its first win of the season, improving to 1-2-0 (3 points) while Orlando dropped to 0-2-1 (1 point).

  • 04/14/16 Islanders Look for First Points of the Season in Orlando

    Harrisburg, PA (April 14, 2016) – Due to the postponement of the first leg of the Keystone Derby Cup it has been two weeks since City Islanders FC have seen the pitch in a competitive nature. They will get back on track this weekend when they take on USL newcomer Orlando City B in Titan Soccer Complex this Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m.