The Miami FC at New York Cosmos: The Cosmos will welcome the NASL Spring Champs to Brooklyn on Saturday night as both teams look to establish themselves as table topers this fall. The Cosmos received a boost to their roster in the form of 2016 NASL Golden Ball award winner Juan Arango. As for Miami, fans of the D-2 soccer league should watch to see if their motivation slides or if they are distracted by the U.S. Open Cup.

Day: Saturday

Time 7:00 p.m. EDT

Location: MCU Park

TV: beIN Sports and MSG Networks

Puerto Rico FC v. North Carolina FC: North Carolina will look to stay within striking distance of a playoff position as they come into this match full of confidence after holding English Premier side Swansea City to a 0-0 draw. PRFC will be desperate to improve on their last place finish in the spring. Carmelo Anthony’s team added Spanish midfielder Mario Martínez Rubio which should help their dismal offense.   

Day: Saturday

Time: 7:30 p.m. EDT

Location: WakeMed Soccer Park

TV: beIN Sports en ES

Indy Eleven at FC Edmonton: The hottest team in the league will be traveling to Edmonton on Sunday to take on an Eddies side that brought back the club’s all-time leading scorer, Daryl Fordyce. The signing can only help the team from Alberta that only scored 11 goals in 16 matches this spring. Indy comes into the fall with a slim roster after they released midfielders Jason Plumhoff and Brandon Poltronieri.  

Day: Sunday

Time: 4:00 p.m. EDT

Location: Clarke Stadium

TV: ESPN3

San Francisco Deltas v. Jacksonville Armada FC: The two surprise teams of the spring season will square off in Jacksonville week one looking to stay within a playoff position. The Armada found out the best news any professional sports team can receive; a new and enthusiastic owner. Mark Lowry was able to lead the Armada to a respectable 4th place finish on the smallest budget in the league. New owner Robert Palmer allowed Lowry to go out and secure strikers Brian Shriver from NCFC and Panamanian international Tony Tayler. The first year Deltas under the established Marc Dos Santos not only competed but contended for the top of the table, finishing 2nd.

Day: Sunday

Time 6:00 p.m. EDT

Location: Hodges Stadium

TV: ESPN3 and WJXT

Radio: Planet 97.3 FM and Rumba 106.9 FM

PHOTO CREDIT: THE MIAMI FC

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