TULSA, Oklahoma (Friday, July 26th, 2019) – Tulsa Roughnecks FC are looking to defend their home as Phoenix Rising FC come to Tulsa, Oklahoma in USL Championship Western Conference play. Kickoff from ONEOK Field is set for 7:30 P.M. CDT (Saturday, July 27th, 2019) and will be streamed live on ESPN+.
Saturday’s USL Championship match will be the second time the two sides meet this season. The winner of this match will take the lead in the all-time series between Tulsa Roughnecks FC and Phoenix Rising FC (Overall record 4-4-1).
Tulsa Roughnecks enter the match in 17th place and only eight points from playoff position. Phoenix Rising FC sit atop the Western Conference table and three points ahead of the second place team, Reno 1868 FC.
Tulsa Roughnecks come into the match on a quick turnaround from a loss on July 24th. Roughnecks midfielder Rodrigo Da Costa looks to continue his stellar attacking season with his seven assists and seven goals. Da Costa sits tied for second in the league in assists.
Phoenix Rising FC enter the match on a 10 match winning streak and aiming to attain the all-time USL Championship win streak of 11 matches in a row. In this win streak they have outscored opponents 37-6. Phoenix Rising midfielder, Solomon Asante leaders the league in goals and assists. Asante has scored 14 goals on the year and has 11 assists.
How to Follow the Tulsa Roughnecks FC vs Phoenix Rising FC – Saturday, July 27th, 2019·
· Coverage Begins: 7:30PM CST
· Digital Streaming: ESPN+
· Social Media: @RoughnecksFC & #TULvPHX on Twitter
Tulsa Roughnecks season & single game tickets are now on sale and can be purchased by going to RoughnecksFC.com, by calling 918-297-6808, or in person at the ONEOK Field ticket office.