NPSL road match with Storm FC also rescheduled due to schedule conflict with U.S. Open Cup
The Jacksonville Armada FC will host The Villages SC of the Premier Development League (PDL) in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup (USOC) Play-In Round on Sunday, May 6.
Kickoff will be at 7 p.m. at Southern Oak Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla., on the campus of Jacksonville University. Admission is free for all to attend.
As a result of the scheduling of the USOC Play-In Round, the Armada FC and Storm FC rescheduled the NPSL match originally scheduled for May 5 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The match will now take place Wednesday, July 4 at 2:30 p.m.
The winner of the USOC Play-In Round will advance on to the First Round to face SIMA Aguilas of the PDL on Wednesday, May 9 at 7 p.m. in Montverde, Fla. The winner of the First Round will enter the Second Round to play the Tampa Bay Rowdies of the United Soccer League (USL). If the Armada FC advances to the Second Round, the club will host the Rowdies at Southern Oak Stadium on May 16 at 7 p.m.
ABOUT THE LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Entering its 105th year, the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, U.S. Soccer’s National Championship, is the only high-profile competition in American team sports where amateur sides have the opportunity to face professionals in meaningful competition. The tournament is conducted on a single-game, knockout basis and open to all professional and amateur teams affiliated with U.S. Soccer and has crowned a champion annually since 1914. In 1999, the competition was renamed to honor United States soccer pioneer Lamar Hunt.
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ABOUT JACKSONVILLE ARMADA FC
Jacksonville Armada FC is a professional soccer club in Jacksonville, Fla. that is a member of the North American Soccer League (NASL) and is playing in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) in 2018. For more information about Armada FC, visit JacksonvilleArmada.com. Follow the Armada FC on Twitter and Instagram at @JaxArmadaFC and Facebook at Facebook.com/JaxArmadaFC.