The Miami FC Announces First Ever NPSL Founders Cup Schedule

Mar 7, 2019

MIAMI (MARCH 7, 2019) - The Miami Football Club announced its full schedule for the first-ever NPSL Founders Cup competition this coming summer. The announcement followed the National Premier Soccer League releasing the entire league schedule earlier today. The club also announced that it is inviting all soccer fans to a celebration this evening at Concrete Beach Brewery in Wynwood (325 NW 24th Street) at 7:00 PM. Miami FC players, coaches, executives and supporters will be in attendance.

The Miami FC will host Detroit City FC in its first ever Founders Cup match, on Saturday, August 10th. The remaining home schedule features matches on Saturday, August 31st versus the long-time rival New York Cosmos, Sunday, September 22st versus Milwaukee Torrent, Sunday, October 6th against Miami United FC and Saturday, October 26th against Chattanooga FC. The Miami FC will play its home matches at Buccaneer Field on the campus of Barry University. However, the club has confirmed that the August 31 home match against the New York Cosmos will take place at Riccardo Silva Stadium on the campus of FIU.

The first Founders Cup road match for The Miami FC will be against a familiar foe when they travel crosstown on Saturday, August 17th to battle Miami United FC in the Magic City Clásico. The remaining road matches, all Saturdays, will be at Chattanooga FC on August 24th, at Detroit City FC on September 28th, at Milwaukee Torrent on October 12th and finishing at the New York Cosmos on October 19th.

The Miami FC will be one of six clubs who will make up the East Region of the Founders Cup. The six East Region clubs will compete in a home-and-away format to make up each club’s 10-match regular season schedule. The West Region will consist of ASC San Diego, Cal FC, FC Arizona, Oakland Roots SC and Napa Valley 1839 FC. The postseason format will consist of a four-team playoff, featuring the top two teams from each region. The semifinal matches will take place on Saturday, November 2nd with the top two seeded teams hosting, and the Championship Final will be on Saturday, November 16th with the top remaining seed hosting the one-game championship final.

Information on Season Memberships for The Miami FC Founders Cup home schedule will be available soon. In the meantime, fans can join The Miami FC ticket information list by calling 844-MIAMIFC, or follow the club on social media @TheMiamiFC.