Monday, July 23, 2018

Tampa Bay Rowdies

Rowdies gain needed victory

Rowdies gain needed victory

ST. PETERSBURG — Georgi Hristov, the Rowdies' all-time goals leader, extended that mark with his 59th and Junior Flemmings had a goal and two assists to lead a revamped lineup in Saturday's 3-1 win over Indy Eleven at Al Lang Stadium in front o...
Published: 07/21/18
Will a revamped Rowdies roster lead to wins?

Will a revamped Rowdies roster lead to wins?

ST. PETERSBURG — The look of the Rowdies' roster has been ever-changing, but unfortunately the results haven't followed suit.Tampa Bay's extended dip in production has seen it drop to 12th in the Eastern Conference, while other clubs have upped...
Published: 07/20/18
Free-kick goal dooms Rowdies against Louisville

Free-kick goal dooms Rowdies against Louisville

ST. PETERSBURG — A chance for the Rowdies to climb up the USL standings was wasted Saturday in a 2-1 loss to Louis­ville before an announced 5,252 at Al Lang Stadium.Five minutes after Tampa Bay (6-7-4, 22 points) tied the score in the sec...
Updated one month ago
World Cup: Two Rowdies share their views on the quarterfinals

World Cup: Two Rowdies share their views on the quarterfinals

ST. PETERSBURG — With the United States not being in the tournament; reigning champion Germany out after the group stage; host Russia, the lowest-ranked team left, beating Spain in penalties in the knockout round, and Lionel Messi's Argentina a...
Updated one month ago
Georgi Hristov sets Rowdies goal-scoring record in win over Toronto FC II

Georgi Hristov sets Rowdies goal-scoring record in win over Toronto FC II

ST. PETERSBURG — Before all of the announced Independence Day crowd of 5,221 had settled into their seats at Al Lang Stadium, Georgi Hristov had settled atop the Rowdies' all-time scoring list.Against a winless opponent, it looked as if Hristov...
Updated one month ago
Rowdies seek a couple of wins this week to vault them into playoff contention

Rowdies seek a couple of wins this week to vault them into playoff contention

ST. PETERSBURG — Considering they just went through a winless month, and especially since it's the Fourth of July, there will be no looking ahead when the Rowdies host Toronto FC II Wednesday. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.With that disclaimer out of the...
Updated one month ago
Rowdies fall to Penn FC

Rowdies fall to Penn FC

By Darek SharpTimes CorrespondentST. PETERSBURG — For the second time this season, Penn FC got two goals from a former Rowdie that led the way to a win over Tampa Bay.Lucky Mkosana doubled his season total Friday in a comeback 2-1 win before an...
Updated one month ago
One last chance to see MF Marcel Schafer in a Rowdies uniform

One last chance to see MF Marcel Schafer in a Rowdies uniform

ST. PETERSBURG — Marcel Schafer's departure from the Rowdies was predetermined, with a major post awaiting back home in Germany. But the process sped up recently.As in, this is it. Rowdies fans who enjoy watching the midfielder had better get t...
Updated one month ago

Rowdies come up empty in scoreless tie with Atlanta United 2

ST. PETERSBURG — Despite a late surge against Atlanta United 2, a team the Rowdies had never met, Tampa Bay settled for a scoreless tie Saturday night in front of 5,953 at Al Lang Stadium.Tampa Bay (5-5-2, 17 points) extended its home unbeaten ...
Updated: 2 months ago

Rowdies tie in debut of new coach Neill Collins

St. PETERSBURG — Neill Collins, the former Rowdies defender who this week abruptly replaced Stuart Campbell as coach of the team, was a bit ambivalent about his debut, but he sure liked the way his club played in the second half of Saturda...
Updated: 2 months ago