SUNDAY MATCH KICKS OFF AT 4:00PM ET
Cary, NC October 5, 2013 – The Carolina RailHawks travel to Alberta, Canada this weekend to face FC Edmonton in Week 10 NASL action on Sunday, October 6th at 4:00pm ET. The midday match at Clarke will be the second and final trip to Canada for the RailHawks. Despite holding the advantage in the overall series (7W-3T-1L), the RailHawks have only registered one win at Edmonton for a 1W-3T-1L record.
Last Time Out
The RailHawks ended a 4-game winless streak with a 2-0 victory over the Fort Lauderale Strikers. Breiner Ortiz and Brian Ackley registered their first and third goals of the year, respectively, in the 3-point performance. RailHawks goalkeeper Akira Fitzgerald and the RailHawks backline recorded their fourth shutout of the NASL Fall Season.
FC Edmonton is coming off a 0-1 defeat in Atlanta over the weekend. The Eddies were unable to grab an equalizer after Atlanta’s 15th minute opening goal.
Currently in third place in the NASL Fall Season Standings, the RailHawks have registered 14 points and FC Edmonton sits on 8 points in seventh place.
The RailHawks continue on the road the following two weekends to New York and Minnesota, before returning home on October 26th. Prior to the October 26th match, the RailHawks will host the Second Annual RailHawks Homebrew Soktoberfest starting at 5:00pm. The match versus Southern-rival Atlanta Silverbacks will kickoff at 7:00pm on Saturday, October 26th at WakeMed Soccer Park. For more information visit www.CarolinaRailHawks.com.