Grand Rapids, MI – The boys and girls in blue take to the field again this weekend looking to pick up crucial points in their league campaigns and the men will also host a Milk Cup match for the first time against a West Michigan rival.
Friday, May 18th, 6:00pm – GRFC Men @ FC Indiana
The GRFC Men travel to FC Indiana in their second NPSL away match of the season. Last weekend the boys in blue grabbed a point at Milwaukee Torrent with the game finishing 0-0 and had several chances to steal all three points. FC Indiana lost to Kalamazoo FC 5-0 last weekend, putting them at the bottom of the Great Lakes Conference table. Last year’s fixture in Lafayette saw GRFC come away with a 6-1 victory, and the lads will look to take the three points again this year. There will be a stream of the match, so check our social media during the day for the link.
Saturday, May 19th, 7:30pm – GRFC Men vs Muskegon Risers
The Men return to Houseman Field Saturday night to take on Muskegon Risers in a Milk Cup match that sees the two teams play a competitive match for the first time. The two teams, both playing their first seasons in 2015, have played a handful of friendlies over the first three seasons, with GRFC winning the last two years by a 1-0 score line. As always it will be a great atmosphere, and tickets start at only $5 at grandrapidsfc.com or at the box office on game day.
Sunday, May 20th, 6:00pm – GRFC Women vs Detroit Sun
The GRFC Women look to kick their UWS season into high gear with a game against Detroit Sun at Grandville HS, pitting the number 1 and 2 seeds from the Midwest playoffs last year in an early season matchup. The GRFC Women currently sit 2nd in the Midwest after a 2-2 draw against Lansing United last weekend, while Detroit is 2-0 with wins over Genesee and Legends under their belt. Get tickets on-line and save $2 on adult passes and as always kids tickets are only $5.
It is going to be a great weekend of soccer, and you are not going to want to miss out!