Armada release preseason schedule
Club will open preseason Feb. 18
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Armada preseason schedule includes college and professional teams, including a matchup with Orlando City B.
The club opens their third season with an intra-squad scrimmage on Feb. 18 at Patton Park. The first pre-season match is set for Feb. 25 at 4 p.m. at Patton Park against Flagler College.
The Armada will play five matches in March before the North American Soccer League (NASL) season begins on March 25.
The Armada play at Jacksonville University on March 1 at 6 p.m., then host Montverde Academy on March 4 at Patton Park at 4 p.m.
A trip across town to play UNF at Hodges Field follows on March 8 at 10 a.m. On March 11, the club faces the first of two United Soccer League (USL) opponents when they host the Tampa Bay Rowdies at 2 p.m. at Patton Park. The Rowdies left the NASL after the 2016 season for the USL. Finally, the Armada's preseason schedule concludes with a matchup with Orlando City B, the USL affiliate of Orlando City's MLS squad. That match is scheduled for March 18 at 7p.m. at Patton Park.
The Armada have not announced their NASL regular season schedule, but the league has announced the the season will begin on March 25.
Copyright 2017 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.