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SAN ANTONIO FC LOOKS TO BUILD ON HOME WINNING STREAK AGAINST ORANGE COUNTY SC

By San Antonio FC Communications, 05/10/19, 3:00PM CDT

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SAFC Looks for Fourth Consecutive Home Win

San Antonio FC (3-5-1) will host Orange County SC (3-3-3) at Toyota Field on Saturday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. The match marks the first between the two clubs this season as SAFC looks to build on a three-game winning streak when playing at home.

SAFC heads into the match after falling 0-3 at New Mexico United on Sunday, however the club will look to get back in the winning column and add to its home winning streak after recording victories against Tacoma Defiance, LA Galaxy II, and Las Vegas Lights FC in their last three outings at Toyota Field.

Orange County SC will look to earn their second consecutive win after beating Phoenix Rising FC 2-1 at home last Saturday. The club has yet to record a win on the road, posting a 0-2-2 record when playing away. OCSC has scored 17 goals while conceding 15 in nine matches so far this season and find themselves in ninth place in the standings.

Midfielder Brian Gomez will play an important role for the Alamo City club in the attack. The Argentinian has tallied two goals and leads the team with three assists, while also recording eight shots, and 10 chances created in six appearances.

On the other end, SAFC defender Kai Greene leads the team in interception (15), tackles (32), tackles won (20), duels won (82), and aerial duels won (33). Collectively, SAFC has recorded two shutouts in their last three outings at home, conceding just one goal against Las Vegas on April 6. The Alamo City club is 1-1-1 all-time against OCSC when playing at Toyota Field.

The match marks the first of three in an eight-day span for SAFC. The Alamo City club will open its Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup run on Tuesday, May 14 as they host Laredo Heat SC (NPSL) before returning to USL Championship action against Tulsa Roughnecks FC on Saturday, May 18.

 

USL Championship Game 10 – San Antonio FC vs. Orange County SC

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019

Kickoff: 7:30 p.m. CT

Stadium: Toyota Field

San Antonio FC: 3-5-1 (16th, 10 pts)

Orange County SC: 3-3-3, (9th, 12 pts)

All-time Series: The game marks the first matchup between the two clubs this season. SAFC is 2-3-1 all-time against Orange County SC and 1-1-1 when playing at Toyota Field.

Watch/Stats:

Fox Sports Southwest

USL Match Center

Media Information:

2019 SAFC Media Guide

Social Media Information:

Twitter: @SanAntonioFC

Facebook: San Antonio FC

Instagram: @sanantoniofc

Hashtags: #Defend210, #SAvOC

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