After falling in their season opener in Syracuse last week, the Lancers host the expansion Chicago Soul tomorrow night at 7pm and the Blue Cross Arena.
The Lancers have upgraded F Doug Miller to Player/Assistant Coach status, along with signing Costa Ricas Futsal National Team player Luis Enrique. Enrique is expected to step into a midfield role with the Lancers.
The Soul come to town having split two road games last weekend. They defeated Syracuse on Friday before falling in Baltimore on Saturday. Chicago feature a pair of former Lancers in D Will Kletzien and F Carlos Farias. The Soul also have a former Section V High School and Roberts Wesleyan grad in D Sean Summerville.
News & Notes:
- The Missouri Comets claimed a pair of victories over the Wichita Wings last weekend.
- Missouri Comets MF Vahid Assadpour was named the MISL Player of the Week for Week 1 of the 2012-13 season. Rhino and former Lancer Andrew Hoxie and former Rhino Tony Donatelli were named to the MISL Team of the Week, as well.
- Former NY Red Bulls exec Erik Stover has joined the Cosmos as their COO.
- The NASL's Minnesota Stars FC have a new ownership group that is led by Bill McGuire.
- The USMNT has learned their schedule for the final round of World Cup Qualifying.
- Does Landon Donovan have everyone fooled?
- Marta has led her team to the Swedish league title.
- The USWNT will face China three times in December.
- The Colorado Rapids are actively searching for the first DP in club history.
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