San Antonio FC vs. Orange County Soccer Club
2018 USL Regular Season (Week 5)
Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 5:30 PM (PST)
Toyota Field | San Antonio, TX
IRVINE, Calif. (April 13, 2018) –Orange County SC are back on the road this weekend as they prepare for their duel against San Antonio FC on Saturday, April 14 at 5:30 PM at Toyota Field. Having won their last three matches, Orange County SC heads into Saturday’s match sitting in second place of the Western Conference standings.
The club recently won 3-0 in the first installment of the 405 Derby against LA Galaxy II on Saturday, April 7. Receiving a well crafted pass from forward Michael Seaton, midfielder Mark Segbers got behind Los Dos defenders John Requejo and Tomas Hillard-Arce and fired a shot right between the legs of goal keeper Eric Lopez, recording his first professional goal. Segbers would go on to score the brace in the 59th minute off a pass at the top of the box from midfielder Koji Hashimoto. In the 89th minute, forward Nansel Selbol closed out the night with a world-class finish to the right corner of the net providing Orange County SC with the 3-0 win.
Saturday’s match marks the fifth match between the two teams. Orange County SC look to avenge 1-0 loss against San Antonio from last season that provided SAFC with it’s first-ever USL Playoff berth. The match will be shown on the new ESPN+ network. Fans looking for information on how to view the match can visit orangecountysoccer.com/watch for details.
Orange County SC next head to H-E-B Park on Wednesday, April 25 at 5:00 PM (PST) to battle Rio Grande Valley FC before returning home to the Championship Soccer Stadium at the Orange County Great Park where they will face-off against Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC on Saturday, April 28 at 7:00 PM (PST). Tickets for upcoming home matches are available online at orangecountysoccer.com/tickets or via phone at (949) 647-GOAL.
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