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NASL Match Preview: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions

NASL Match Preview: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions

Watch Wednesday’s Match on NASLLive.com   CARY NC July 22, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks (0W-0T-2L, 0pts) return to NASL action when they travel to San Antonio to take on the first place San Antonio Scorpions (2W-0T-2L, 6pts) on Wednesday, July 23rd at Toyota Field. The match will kick off at 8:30 p.m. ET and it will be broadcast LIVE on NASLlive.com. Tickets: Carolina RailHawks at San Antonio Scorpions The RailHawks enter week 3 of the NASL Fall Season after losing to current Spring Season Champions Minnesota United FC 1-0 on Thursday night. Both teams had their chances in the first half, but it was Minnesota’s Daniel Mendes who scored in the 26th minute. After the goal, the RailHawks kept pushing forward, but they […]

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NASL Fall Season Kicks Off With Non-Stop Action and 15 Goals in Four Matches

NASL Fall Season Kicks Off With Non-Stop Action and 15 Goals in Four Matches

Fall Champion to join Minnesota United FC to automatically qualify for The Championship     NEW YORK, NY July 12, 2014 - The North American Soccer League (NASL) Fall Season kicked off with eight of the ten clubs in action on Saturday night. Spring Champion Minnesota United FC, who is automatically qualified for The Championship, started the Fall where they left off in the Spring by defeating host Fort Lauderdale Strikers 3-0. Defending Soccer Bowl Champions New York Cosmos welcomed the Spring’s third-place club San Antonio Scorpions and the Cosmos allowed as many goals in one match as they did all Spring, as they fell 3-1 at home. Expansion club Indy Eleven simultaneously secured its first NASL win and snapped the Carolina […]

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10-Men Carolina RailHawks Defeated in Fall Season Opener

10-Men Carolina RailHawks Defeated in Fall Season Opener

Lose 2-1 against Indy Eleven CARY NC, (July 12, 2014) – The Carolina RailHawks (0W-0T-1L, 0pts) dropped their Fall Opener against Indy Eleven (1W-0T-0L, 3pts) on Saturday night. RailHawks midfielder Enzo Martinez scored the first goal of the match, but a red card to defender Austen King in the 57th minute and two Indy goals in the second half sent the RailHawks to a 2-1 loss. Both clubs created their chances in the first half, but it was the RailHawks who scored first in the 24th minute with a goal from Uruguayan midfielder Enzo Martinez. After dribbling inside of the box, Martinez blasted the ball off the outstretched fingers of Kristian Nicht and into the back of net. “We are very […]

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Carolina RailHawks Host Indy Eleven for NASL Match of the Week

Carolina RailHawks Host Indy Eleven for NASL Match of the Week

CARY, NC July 11th, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks return to NASL action when they host Indy Eleven in their 2014 Fall Season Opener on Saturday, July 12th at WakeMed Soccer Park. The match will kick off at 7:30 p.m. ET and it is the NASL’s “Match of the Week” broadcast on ESPN3. Saturday’s match will also be televised on WRAL2, webcast on NASLlive.comand via the radio on99.9HD-3 The Ticket. Match Preview: RailHawks Host Indy Eleven Saturday, July 12th, 2014 WakeMed Soccer Park, Cary, NC Broadcast: ESPN3, WRAL2, NASLlive.com Radio: 99.9HD-3 The Ticket #CARvIND   Indy will be making their first trip to Cary, NC and the match will only be the second time the club’s have met. In Week […]

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NASL Back In Action: Fall Season Kicks Off This Weekend

NASL Back In Action: Fall Season Kicks Off This Weekend

The Race For ‘The Championship’ Resumes With A Full Slate of Matches on NASLLive.com   NEW YORK, NY July 11, 2014 - After a mid-season break to honor the FIFA World Cup, the quest to qualify for the ‘The Championship’ resumes this weekend in Carolina, Edmonton, Fort Lauderdale, New York and Tampa Bay.  Nine teams will take aim at the three remaining postseason spots and join the Spring Season titleholder Minnesota United FC  in ‘The Championship’  with the opportunity to lift the third oldest men’s professional soccer prize in the United States, the NASL Soccer Bowl.  Soccer fans can tune in to www.NASLlive.com to watch all five matches this weekend. Minnesota United, who captured its first title since 2011 last month […]

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RailHawks, Silverbacks Aim For Spots In U.S. Open Cup Semifinals As #NASLTheCup Action Continues on Wednesday

RailHawks, Silverbacks Aim For Spots In U.S. Open Cup Semifinals As #NASLTheCup Action Continues on Wednesday

NASL Clubs Face MLS Opposition As They Move Step Closer To Possible CONCACAF Champions League Berth; Both Matches Available Live NEW YORK, NY July 9, 2014 - Having eliminated three opponents each thus far, including a combined four MLS clubs, Atlanta Silverbacks and Carolina RailHawks continue their quest for Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup glory representing the North American Soccer League (NASL). The clubs once again take on MLS (Major League Soccer) opposition on Wednesday in the quarterfinals with both NASL vs. MLS encounters shown on the NASL family of websites (NASL.com, NASLLive.com). The NASL clubs move a step closer as they attempt to secure one of the four U.S. representatives to the CONCACAF Champions League which goes to the annual […]

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Carolina RailHawks Host FC Dallas in Quarterfinal Round of Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

Carolina RailHawks Host FC Dallas in Quarterfinal Round of Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

Ticket presale including the FC Dallas Pack starts Friday at 9 a.m.   CARY, NC June 26, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks will host Major League Soccer’s FC Dallas in the Quarterfinal Round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Wednesday, July 9th at WakeMed Soccer Park.  The match presented by BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina kicks off at 7:30 p.m.  Beginning Friday, June 27th at 9 a.m. fans can purchase the FC Dallas Pack including a ticket to the July 9th FC Dallas match, the September 20th New York Cosmos match and the November 1st Minnesota United match. “A massive home field advantage will be one of the keys to this match,” said Team President Curt Johnson. […]

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Tonight’s Carolina RailHawks Match vs LA Galaxy is Sold Out

Tonight’s Carolina RailHawks Match vs LA Galaxy is Sold Out

Match available on WRAL2, NASLLive.com and 99.9 The Fan ESPN Radio CARY, NC (June 24, 2014) – The Carolina RailHawks will host Major League Soccer’s LA Galaxy in front of a sold out crowd at WakeMed Soccer Park Koka Booth Stadium, Field 2 in the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The Tuesday night match will kick off at 7:00 p.m. and fans can view the match on WRAL2, NASLLive.com, 99.9 The Fan ESPN Radio and 99.9HD-3 The Ticket.  WRAL2 is available over-the-air on channel 5.2 and on Time Warner Cable channel 1255. The winner of the Fifth Round match will advance to the Quarterfinal Round of the knockout style tournament and host the winner of the Houston Dynamo/ FC […]

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Carolina RailHawks: Only a Few Hundred Tickets Remain for LA Galaxy Match

Carolina RailHawks: Only a Few Hundred Tickets Remain for LA Galaxy Match

Additional ticket opportunities available Winner will host FC Dallas/ Houston Dynamo in Quarterfinal Round   CARY, NC June 23, 2014 – Only a few hundred tickets remain in lawn seating for Tuesday night’s match between the Carolina RailHawks and LA Galaxy in the Fifth Round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at WakeMed Soccer Park Koka Booth Stadium, Field #2.  To accommodate the demand for the match, standing room only and on-field seating have been added. “As we expected, the tickets to Tuesday’s match versus the LA Galaxy with Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane have been in high demand,” said Team President Curt Johnson.  “We want to give our fans the opportunity to attend this high-level match.  Opening […]

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Carolina RailHawks to Host 4-Time MLS Champion LA Galaxy

Carolina RailHawks to Host 4-Time MLS Champion LA Galaxy

Birth into Quarterfinal Round of Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on the line CARY, NC June 19, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks will host Major League Soccer’s LA Galaxy in the Fifth Round (Round of 16) of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday, June 24th at WakeMed Soccer Park, Koka Booth Stadium/Field #2.  The match will kickoff at 7 p.m. and ticket availability is limited. “I encourage fans to buy their tickets now to ensure that you get to experience this historic game.  Tickets in this smaller venue are limited.  Only 1500 tickets remain,” said RailHawks President Curt Johnson.  “We have a tremendous amount of respect for the Galaxy and know how difficult it will be to defeat […]

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