Memphis 901 FC Falls at Tampa Bay
TAMPA, Florida - A challenging stretch on the Memphis 901 FC schedule, and a four-match road trip, continued Saturday night at Tampa Bay Rowdies, with the home club picking up a 5-0 win.
Including this match against third-place Tampa Bay (14-4-7, 49 pts), Memphis has played eight-straight matches against teams in the playoff picture at the time 901 FC played them.
Kwadwo Poku had two goals for Tampa Bay, and its other goals were scored by Andrew Tinari, Leo Fernandes, and Malik Johnson.
901 FC's (4-13-7, 19 pts) road trip continues Wednesday night at Atlanta United 2 at 6:30 (CT). Memphis' next match in Downtown Memphis is Saturday, Sept. 7 against Swope Park Rangers.
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Memphis 901 FC Starting XI
1 (GK) Jeff Caldwell, 32 (D) Liam Doyle, 8 (D) Marc Burch (c), 3 (D) Abdi Mohamed, 22 (D) Wes Charpie, 6 (M) Dan Metzger, 27 (M) Cam Lindley, 10 (M) Adam Najem, 30 (F) Marcus Epps, 29 (F) Brandon Allen, 31 (F) Pierre Da Silva
Subs: 25 (GK) Jim Barkei, 17 (D) Ewan Grandison, 26 (D) Josh Morton, 2 (M) Morgan Hackworth, 9 (M) Luca Uccello, 11 (F) Lagos Kunga, 28 (F) Jochen Graf
Substitutions: 56' Lagos Kunga on, Pierre Da Silva off... 67' Ewan Grandison on, Cam Lindley off... 70' Jochen Graf on, Brandon Allen off
Tampa Bay Rowdies Starting XI
1 (GK) John McCarthy, 4 (D) Tarek Morad, 44 (D) Pape Diakite, 20 (D) Caleb Richards, 14 (M) Malik Johnson, 88 (M) Kwadwo Poku, 15 (M) Andrew Tinari, 18 (M) Dom Oduro, 11 (M) Leo Fernandes, 13 (F) Sebastian Guenzatti (c), 17 (F) Juan Tejada
Subs: 21 (GK) Macklin Robinson, 3 (D) Ryan Felix, 19 (D) Shawn Barry, 42 (D) Mohamed Kone, 32 (F) Jaime Siaj, 77 (F) Lucky Mkosana
Substitutions: 67' Lucky Mkosana on, Juan Tejada off... 76' Jaime Siaj on, Andrew Tinari off... 84' Mohamed Kone on, Dominic Oduro off
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Pierre Da Silva of Memphis 901 FC vs. the Tampa Bay Rowdies
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