SANDY, Utah (Friday, Aug. 16, 2019) – Utah Royals FC continues it’s three-game road stretch, facing Orlando Pride on Saturday, August 17 at 5:30 p.m. MT at Exploria Stadium.
In its last match, Utah Royals FC defeated Reign FC for the first time in club history with goals from FW Amy Rodriguez, MF Lo’eau LaBonta and FW Katie Stengel. The match marked the second-consecutive with three goals, with the previous match resulting in a 3-0 victory over Sky Blue. Said match included a brace from FW Christen Press, which led to her selection as the NWSL Player of the week, while Rodrgiuez contributed the third goal.
Saturday’s match will mark the third and final time these two teams will face each other during the 2019 regular season. Thus far Royals FC are undefeated against the Pride this season, including a 1-0 victory at Orlando’s home stadium thanks to a cheeky goal from Press.
URFC enters Sunday’s match with a 2-1-2 (8 points) all-time record against Orlando Pride, with the last match resulting in a 2-0 win on May 25 at Rio Tinto Stadium behind goals from Rodriguez and MF Makenzy Doniak.
How to Follow Utah Royals FC vs. Orlando Pride – Sat., Aug. 17th, 2019
Coverage Begins: 5:30 p.m. MT
Local TV: KMYU
Digital Streaming: KSL TV app, Yahoo Sports!,NWSLsoccer.com
English Radio: ESPN 700
Spanish Radio: N/A
Game Notes for Saturday’s URFC @ ORL game Available Online
The link to the Adobe PDF version of the Game Guide in advance of Saturday’s contest between Utah Royals FC and Orlando Pride 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 Meg Van Dyk in the RSL Communications Department via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Utah Royals FC finished the club’s inaugural season at 9-7-8 (35 points), just two points removed from a playoff berth.
Season tickets for the 2019 Utah Royals FC season are now on sale via UtahRoyalFC.com or by calling 844.REAL.TIX.