Rowdies Announce Additional Preseason Match Against Valur FC
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rowdies have announced one additional match on their preseason schedule, a match against Iceland's Valur FC on Monday, Mar. 31.
The match will be played at IMG Academy Stadium in Bradenton and will be free for fans to attend. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.
"Our match against Valur FC gives us a unique opportunity to play an international friendly against a strong opponent in preparation for our upcoming season,” commented Rowdies General Manager Perry Van Der Beck. “They are one of Iceland's premier clubs and we anticipate a great game. We look forward to the challenge."
Valur FC is based in Reykjavik and finished fifth in last season's domestic league.
The Rowdies are 3-1-0 (W-D-L) so far this preseason. The Valur FC match falls two days after Tampa Bay plays St. Leo University.
With the 2014 Season just around the corner, fans can save money by purchasing single game tickets in advance by contacting the Rowdies’ front office at (877) ROWDIES (877.769.3437) or by clicking here .