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Real Monarchs SLC Wraps Two-Game Road Stretch against Orange County SC

August 23, 2019 - United Soccer League Championship (USL) - Real Monarchs SLC News Release

HERRIMAN, Utah - Real Monarchs SLC (10-7-5, 35 points, 5 West) returns to California where to face Orange County SC on Saturday, August 24. Kickoff from Championship Soccer Stadium is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. MT and can be viewed live on ESPN+.

The Monarchs picked up a hard-fought point on the road when it played to a 1-1 draw with Fresno FC at Chukchansi Park in Fresno. FW Douglas Martínez scored the club's lone goal, marking his team-leading 10th goal of the season. The draw paired with other results in the USL Championship saw the Monarchs move to 5th place in the Western Conference with a record of 10-7-5 and 35 points.

The Monarchs now moves to play Orange County SC as it attempts to create some distance from the pack on the tight Western Conference table. Orange County has kept its playoff hopes alive, sitting just two points below the line and five points below 5thplace Real Monarchs. The two sides last met in Irvine in September 2018 in a bout that saw the Monarchs fall 5-2. Real Monarchs now has an opportunity to seek redemption in Irvine when it searches for its second-ever win at Championship Soccer Stadium on Saturday.

How to Follow Real Monarchs SLC at Orange County SC - Sat., August 24, 2019

- Coverage Begins: 8:00 p.m. MT

- Local TV: N/A

- Digital Streaming: ESPN+

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- Social Media: @RealMonarchs & #OCvSLC on Twitter

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