FC Motown will take on Miami FC 2 for the National Premier Soccer League championship at Drew University’s Ranger Stadium in Madison, N.J. Saturday at 7:30 pm ET.
“FC Motown has worked extremely hard to get into the NPSL finals, and we would like to welcome Miami FC 2 to New Jersey for this epic battle,” FC Motown co-owner Oliver Papraniku said. “We will continue our attractive offensive game while continuously focusing on our strong defense. This game will be a pleasure to watch for all soccer fans. FC Motown will look to continue to make a name for the organization and provide our players the highest level of competition.”
Tickets will be available for $10 at the gate. Anyone under 17 get in for free. Parking is free and will be located in the two front lots by Ranger Stadium.
FC Motown reached the final by besting FC Mulhouse Portland in the semifinals at Ranger Stadium Saturday, 2-1, on David Nigro’s goal in the 120th minute.
Miami FC 2 qualified by blanked FC Duluth in Miami Gardens, Fla. the same night.
“We are obviously ecstatic to be participating in the 2018 NPSL National Championship in our first season in the league,” Miami FC 2 CEO Sean Flynn said. “There are no easy paths to this championship match, especially when 98 teams started the season with the dream of being in this position. Both clubs are certainly battle tested, and soccer fans nationwide are in for a treat Saturday night when two extremely talented teams take the field. We hope that we can finish our journey in championship style.”
Red Bulls and U.S. international midfielder Tyler Adams is scheuduled to attend the match, signing autographs, taking photos with fans and participating in pregame ceremonies.
The match will be streamed live on www.NPSL.com