STATESBORO, Ga. – Tormenta FC has announced its preseason schedule ahead of the 2020 USL League One season, featuring matches against the USL Championship’s Charleston Battery, Charlotte Independence and Tampa Bay Rowdies. The club will also face Lander University and Young Harris College in Statesboro, Georgia.
"We have worked hard to put together a very challenging preseason for our players,” Head Coach John Miglarese said. “We think the quality opponents we have lined up will allow us to learn about the personnel we have and where we need to improve. I am really looking forward to these matches."
Tormenta FC kicks off its preseason on the road against Charlotte Independence on Feb. 12, followed by the Tampa Bay Rowdies on Feb. 23. The club will then host the Charleston Battery on Feb. 28 at Erk Russell Park. On March 14, Tormenta FC plays Lander University at the Clubhouse Fields and finishes its preseason lineup on March 21 against Young Harris College, one week shy of the club’s home opener.
Feb. 12 at 5 p.m: Charlotte Independence (Columbia, SC.)
Feb. 23 at 2 p.m: Tampa Bay Rowdies (Tampa, FL)
Feb. 28 at 7 p.m: Charleston Battery (Erk Russell Park, Statesboro, GA)
Mar. 14 at TBD: Lander University (The Clubhouse Fields, Statesboro, GA)
Mar. 21 at 3 p.m: Young Harris College (The Clubhouse Fields, Statesboro, GA)
*Schedule subject to change
Tormenta FC’s home match against the Battery is included in this year’s season ticket packages, while non-season ticket members can purchase general admission tickets for $5 and VIP tickets in advance for $30 ($35 at the gate). Students will be able to attend for $1. All preseason matches at The Clubhouse Fields are free for fans to attend with free parking available at The Clubhouse.
Tormenta FC kicks off its 2020 regular-season schedule on Saturday, March 28, at home against defending USL League One champion North Texas SC. Fans can guarantee their presence at every game in Erk Russell Park by purchasing 2020 Season Ticket Memberships which are available at www.tormentafc.com/seasontickets.
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