Savannah, Ga - Savannah Clovers will travel to North Carolina to take on Asheville City Soccer Club in a club friendly. The June 20th match is apart of Asheville City's Inaugural National Premier Soccer League season. The NPSL represents the 4th Tier in US Soccer and boast 80 plus clubs competing in 4 Regions around the United states.
“Asheville City is thrilled to host the Savannah Clovers in downtown Asheville this Summer. We received tremendous support from regional teams as we worked to join the NPSL and we are happy to do our part in welcoming Savannah as they start to do the same. We will use the match as an opportunity to share ideas on how to improve what we do in Asheville as well as how to successfully launch Savannah in 2018.” - Ryan Kelley, ACSC President
"Traveling to play Asheville City in NC is an exciting opportunity for the Savannah Clovers, and the soccer community in Savannah. Our goal is to bring competitive soccer to Savannah, and we are thankful for the support from the NPSL and the teams that make up the Southeast Conference." - Phillip Higgins, Director of Soccer Operations.
The June 20th match will take place at Memorial Stadium in Downtown Asheville, NC. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30pm.
ABOUT SAVANNAH CLOVERS FC: DERIVED FROM FIRST CITY SUPPORTERS, SAVANNAH CLOVERS FOOTBALL CLUB WAS FOUNDED ON JUNE 23, 2016 AS AN AMATEUR SOCCER CLUB. OUR MISSION IS TO REPRESENT THE HOSTESS CITY IN THE NATIONAL PREMIER SOCCER LEAGUE. OPERATING AS A NON-PROFIT, WE HOPE TO ENGAGE PLAYERS, FANS AND LOCAL BUSINESSES IN AN EFFORT TO GIVE BACK TO OUR COMMUNITY.
ABOUT ASHEVILLE CITY SOCCER CLUB: Asheville City Soccer Club is a member of the National Premier Soccer League, Southeast Conference, East Division. ACSC brings a new level of soccer to Western North Carolina in an effort to promote the development of the game locally. Located in the heart of downtown Asheville at Memorial Stadium, the club’s games will promote an inclusive atmosphere, perfect for all fans from young families to the most fervent supporters.