ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (May 11, 2017) — The Tampa Bay Rowdies have a rematch against Louisville City FC on Saturday night in an exciting match between two of the top three teams in the Eastern Conference.
Here’s some of the key games taking place across the Eastern Conference this weekend…
Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Louisville City FC
Saturday, May 13, 7:30 p.m. | WATCH HERE
Tampa Bay lost 2-1 in Louisville last month in its first-ever meeting against James O’Connor’s team. The Rowdies will look to continue their strong home form, having won four of five matches at Al Lang so far in 2017.
Louisville City FC had last weekend off and hasn’t played since a 0-0 draw against Toronto FC II on April 29. Louisville has drawn each of its last two matches.
FC Cincinnati vs. Orlando City B
Saturday, May 13, 5 p.m. | WATCH HERE
FC Cincinnati and Orlando City B enter this match with identical records just inside the playoff bubble early in the season. Cincinnati is on a four-match winless streak and sits in seventh place in the east.
Orlando City B hasn’t played since April 27, when it played a 0-0 home draw against Saint Louis FC. OCB sits in eighth place in the east, just one point ahead of Rochester, which has three games in hand over Orlando.
Charleston Battery vs. Saint Louis FC
Saturday, May 13, 7 p.m. | WATCH HERE
Charleston sits atop the Eastern Conference standings on a four-game unbeaten run, including a 1-0 home win over the Bethlehem Steel last weekend. The Battery has been good at home this year, losing just once in five matches.
Saint Louis FC had last weekend off due to flooding in its home stadium which forced the postponement of its match against Rochester. STLFC snapped a two-game losing skid in its last match with a scoreless draw in Orlando.