Match Preview: Bethlehem Steel FC Hosts Indy Eleven in Union-Steel Double Header
CHESTER, Pa. - Bethlehem Steel FC (3-3-1) will look to rebound as it plays host to Indy Eleven (3-1-0) at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20 at Talen Energy Stadium in the first of two planned Union-Steel double headers in 2019.
Steel FC enters the following a tough road result against Charlotte Independence, where the club fell 2-1. Indy Eleven is on the road once more, having played just once at home so far in the 2019 USL Championship regular season. The Indiana side has picked up six of their nine points on the road, defeating Swope Park Rangers and Charlotte Independence. The club's only loss came in its first match against league leaders Saint Louis FC.
Saturday afternoon's contest will be the fourth contest in the all-time series, with the two sides splitting results in three contests in 2018. Not only did the results stay even, the goalscoring was tied as well with both sides netting three goals.
Bethlehem Steel FC hosts Indy Eleven at Talen Energy Stadium on Saturday, April 20. Kick off from Talen Energy Stadium is set for 4:00 p.m. ET as part of a double-header with Philadelphia Union hosting Montreal Impact at 1:00 p.m. ET. The Steel match set to be broadcast on ESPN+.
2019 USL Championship Regular Season
Date: April 20, 2019
Kickoff: 4:00 p.m. ET
Location: Talen Energy Stadium, Chester, Pa.
Bethlehem Steel FC: 3-3-1
Indy Eleven: 3-1-0
Match Day Twitter: @BSteelFC
Game Day Hashtag: #BSTvIND
Game Notes: https://bit.ly/2FbuCue
Pre-Match Quote Sheet: https://bit.ly/2Ut6ac2
Match Preview: https://bit.ly/2ItOPhH
Match Center: https://bit.ly/2IH4zgB
• Discuss this story on the United Soccer League Championship message board...
United Soccer League Championship Stories from April 19, 2019
- Reno 1868 FC Hosts Undefeated New Mexico United Saturday - Reno 1868 FC
- U.S. Soccer Announces Date & Time for Lights FC' U.S. Open Cup Home Game - Las Vegas Lights FC
- Match Preview: Legion FC V. Swope Park Rangers - Birmingham Legion FC
- Phoenix Rising Looks to Maintain Unbeaten Home Record - Phoenix Rising FC
- Nashville SC Official Watch Party Set for Saturday Night at Von Elrod's - Nashville SC
- Match Preview: Bethlehem Steel FC Hosts Indy Eleven in Union-Steel Double Header - Bethlehem Steel FC
- Game Notes: Tacoma Defiance at Phoenix Rising FC - April 20, 2019 - Tacoma Defiance
- RGV Set to Host Las Vegas Under the Lights - Rio Grande Valley FC Toros
- Nashville SC Hoping to Keep Clean Sheet Streak Alive, Pick up Another Road Result - Nashville SC
- San Antonio FC to Face Real Monarchs SLC on the Road - San Antonio FC
- Independence Sign U-20 U.S. National Team Forward - Charlotte Independence
- North Carolina FC Continues Southern Derby at Charlotte Independence this Saturday - North Carolina FC
- Chaplain Billy Cerveny Brings Calm, Comfort Amidst Chaos of Season - Nashville SC
- Real Monarchs SLC Hosts Texas Rival San Antonio FC Saturday at Zions Bank Stadium - Real Monarchs SLC
The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.
Other Recent Bethlehem Steel FC Stories
- Bethlehem Steel FC Signs Academy Product Cole Turner
- Issa Rayyan records his first professional brace in setback
- Match Preview: Bethlehem Steel FC Hosts New York Red Bulls II this Wednesday
- Bethlehem Steel FC's Upcoming Match against Hartford Athletic Rescheduled
- Steel FC fights hard after weather delay, but falls at Highmark Stadium to the Riverhounds