Real Monarchs SLC Hosts San Antonio FC Saturday at Zions Bank Stadium

HERRIMAN, Utah (Friday, April 19, 2019) – Real Monarchs SLC is set to host San Antonio FC at Zions Bank Stadium on Saturday, April 20. Kick off from Herriman is set for 7:00p MT and tickets can be purchased at RealMonarchs.com or by calling 844.REAL.TIX.

An “Easter Eggstravaganza” highlights match day festivity in Herriman where fans will have the opportunity to hunt for Easter eggs inside the stadium with some containing Real Monarchs prizes inside. Fans can purchase tickets to the match by visiting RealMonarchs.com/promo and use code: EGG at checkout to secure four tickets and four marshmallow treats for $32.

Real Monarchs SLC will be aiming to bounce back from suffering its worst loss so far this season after dropping a 5-1 result to New Mexico United. The Monarchs gained the lead early through a well-placed goal from MF Jack Blake, but United took control soon after, providing five unanswered goals to sink the Monarchs and walk away with the full three points.

Saturday’s match-up between Real Monarchs SLC and San Antonio will be the sixth match between the two and only the second to be held at Zions Bank Stadium. The two teams last met in Herriman in September, a bout that saw San Antonio snap the Monarchs 13-game home unbeaten streak by claiming a 2-1 victory. The Monarchs have not come out on top between the two since late 2016 when the Utah club prevailed off a 2-0 scoreline.

How to Follow Real Monarchs SLC vs San Antonio FC – Sat., April 20, 2019

·         Coverage Begins: 5:00 p.m. MT

·         Local TV: N/A

·         Digital Streaming: ESPN+ w/ Landon Southwick (play-by-play) & David Horst (color)

·         English Radio: N/A

·         Spanish Radio: N/A

·         Social Media: @RealMonarchs & #SLCvSA on Twitter

Game Notes for Saturday’s SLC v SA game Available Online

The link to the Adobe PDF version of the Game Guide in advance of Saturday’s contest between Real Monarchs SLC and San Antonio FC is available HERE. If you have any problems obtaining the document, would prefer to receive it as an attachment, or are seeking more information on the match, please contact Taran Meyer in the RSL Communications Department via email at tmeyer@rsl.com.

For 2019, the Monarchs return a familiar core of players from the 2018 season as DFs James MobergKalen RydenKonrad PlewaAndrew Brody & Stanley Okumu lead the backline of one of the league’s most elite sides. MFs Maikel ChangJack BlakeJosh Heard and Masta Kacher all return carrying with them a slew of experience into their second season in the midfield with the Monarchs.

New faces in the squad include players with ample USL Championship experience like DF Noah Powder, FW Douglas Martinez. Panamanian international MF Ricardo Avila highlights the season’s newcomers as the World Cup veteran is joined by FW Lionel Etoundi, MF Damian German and Honduran youth international FW Luis Palma. RSL Academy products Jordan Pena and Steve Jasso also exemplify the growth pipeline between the Academy and the professional ranks for the 2019 season. GKs Todd Morton and Evan Finney round out the list of new faces set to contribute to the Monarchs during the 2019 season.

Real Monarchs SLC season tickets are now on sale and can be purchased by going to RealMonarchs.com or by calling 844.REAL.TIX.

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