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Final: Orlando City FC 5, Riverhounds 0, USL Pro quarterfinal

By Dejan Kovacevic | Trib Total Media

Looking ahead to kickoff …

Game: Riverhounds (10-8-8) vs. Orlando City SC (16-4-6), USL Pro quarterfinal

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Site: Florida Citrus Bowl, Orlando, Fla.

Live video feed: USLsoccer.com

Here’s the official live match information.

Here’s the Trib’s match preview, by beat man Matt Grubba.

Also, the team is hosting an outdoor watch party for fans right on the Highmark Stadium turf. Admission is free, and doors open at 6 p.m.

And from the team site, here’s a video from this morning in Orlando of coach Justin Evans’ pep talk …

Author: Dejan Kovacevic

Dejan Kovacevic, a lifelong Pittsburgher, is an award-winning sports columnist for Trib Total Media covering the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, Pitt and more, including his fourth Olympics in Sochi, Russia. He also appears on WPXI-TV's 'Subway Final Word’ and hosts a weekly show on TribLIVE Radio. For 2011, he was named one of the top four columnists in the country -- highest circulation category -- by the AP Sports Editors. For 2012, he was named one of the top three columnists in the country by the National Headliners Awards. For 2013, he was named top columnist in the state by the Keystone Awards and second-place by the Pennsylvania AP Managing Editors.

5 Comments

  1. GO HOUNDS !!!!

    As Pittsburgh’s only playoff team, we salute you!

    Bring home a W !!!!!!

  2. Serious question, single elimination ?

    DK: Yes.

  3. WORKED HARD AND PLAYED GREAT THE ENTIRE SEASON. MY HAT OFF TO YOU, HOUNDS!
    LET’S BE SERIOUS ABOUT SOCCER ONCE FOR ALL. LET’S HAVE A PLAYOFF STRUCTURE LIKE IN ANY OTHER “AMERICAN” SPORT.
    SINGLE ELIMINATION? ANYONE/ANY TEAM CAN/COULD HAVE A BAD DAY.
    A SLIP IS NOT A FALL. THE HOUNDS ARE STILL STANDING TALL AND MANY, MANY TEAMS ARE AFRAID OF THESE “ANIMAL HOUNDS”.
    SINGLE ELIMINATION? THIS LEAGUE NEEDS REORGANIZED, RESTRUCTURED, REPLACED BY FOOTBALL PEOPLE, NOT SOCCER MONEY HUNGER.
    STOP THE MANY MARKETING GOALS ONLY.
    BRING MORE SOCCER GOALS TO PITTSBURGH.
    WE HAVE THE TEAM, THE STADIUM, THE PRO PLAYERS AND THE GREAT PITTSBURGH FANS. NOW, LET’S SPEAK UP!
    SINGLE ELIMINATION?
    ORLANDO COULD NOT “TOUCH US” NEXT WEEK AT HIGHMARK.
    WE WERE ROBBED OF THAT CHANCE.
    SINGLE ELIMINATION? GIVE THE LEAGUE A RED CARD!!!

    JUST A DIE HARD FAN…

    PABLO

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