MATCH RECAP: Islanders Grab Three Points Against Louisville
The Harrisburg City Islanders earned their first win in 10 games with an improbable 1-0 victory over Louisville City FC on Saturday night at FNB Field.
Over the last month, Louisville has been rolling and came into the match looking to pick up their fourth win in as many games and take the top spot in the Eastern Conference.
Harrisburg, however, had other ideas.
MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Look To Start New Streak
The Harrisburg City Islanders are looking to start a new winning streak at home when they take on Louisville City FC this Saturday, June 24 at 7 p.m.
Before their loss to the Bethlehem Steel FC in the last match, the Islanders were undefeated at FNB Field in 2017 including a win over the Steel.
MATCH RECAP: Islanders Lose First Game At Home This Season
The Harrisburg City Islanders suffered their first loss at FNB Field on Saturday night in a 1-0 defeat at the hands of their instate rival, the Bethlehem Steel FC.
Harrisburg continued to struggle within the attacking third of the pitch and paid for it in the second half when Bethlehem’s Captain, James Chambers, tallied the opening goal of the match in the 54th minute.
Rochester Rhinos and Harrisburg City Islanders to Participate in Inaugural “Capelli Sport Hero Cup”
Two of the most historic clubs in the USL and Capelli Sport have come together to create the Capelli Sport Hero Cup to benefit military personnel and first responders. The two teams collide in Rochester, NY at Capelli Sport Stadium on Saturday, July 8th at 6:05 PM and in Harrisburg, PA at FNB Field on Tuesday, August 8th at 7:00 PM.
MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Host Bethlehem, Tuesday, June 20
The Harrisburg City Islanders hope that the friendly confines of FNB Field will get them back on their winning ways when they take on in-state rival the Bethlehem Steel on Tuesday, June 20 at 7 p.m.
Harrisburg hasn’t won a league game in six tries, although they are undefeated at home this season. Harrisburg’s last win came against the Steel in a thrilling 3-2 match.
#CLTvsHAR What You Need to Know
In their first meeting of the season, the Harrisburg City Islanders (2-5-4, 10 points) make the trip to North Carolina to take on the Charlotte Independence (3-3-4, 13 points) June 17th 7:00 p.m. ET.