BOCA RATON, FL – On Wednesday, Boca Raton FC travels to Palm Beach Gardens to take on Palm Beach United. The game will kick off at The Benjamin School at 7:30 p.m. The Boys in Blue are eager to rebound from a tough loss against Jacksonville and climb back into the top half of the NPSL Sunshine Conference table.
Boca Raton FC and Palm Beach United met twice during the 2017 NPSL season, sharing the spoils with one win apiece. The away side won both matchups, with Boca Raton coming out on top at South Fork High School, while Palm Beach was victorious at Cypress Park.
Player to Watch:
Boca Raton FC: 19-year-old center-back Logan Klipfel joined Boca Raton FC in late May. The Lynn University defender has been an important player for the Boys in Blue, starting against both Jacksonville Armada and Miami United. Klipfel made six appearances in his first season at Lynn, providing one assist.
Palm Beach United: Norwegian striker Sebastian Andreassen has been one of Palm Beach United’s most dangerous goalscorers this season. The 21-year-old plays for Young Harris College, for whom he recorded six goals and four assists in 20 games.
“After last weeks result, though disappointing, it allowed us to know and understand what we have to do in order for our upcoming week. This is going to be a tough week on us, we have two important games against two good teams that are well organized. We’ve worked a lot on our shape. We know that this week is very important and the team is ready for it.” Jim Rooney, Head Coach
On how Boca Raton FC can bounce back against Palm Beach United: “It is important we are completely focused and remain sharp for the entirety of the game.” -Logan Klipfel
- Rafinha (Broken Foot)
- Joseph Sosa (Thigh)
- João Victor (Hamstring)
Palm Beach United vs Boca Raton FC
The Benjamin School, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
7:30 p.m. ET
Tickets will be on sale at the door. The game will be broadcasted live on Boca Chamber Radio.
Series History (W-D-L):
The series is split at one win apiece.
Most recent meeting:
Boca Raton FC 0 – 3 Palm Beach United (July 12th, 2017)
NPSL team records (W-D-L):
Boca Raton FC (2-1-4), 7 points, 9 GF, 20 GA, -11 GD
Palm Beach United (2-0-4), 6 points, 9 GF, 14 GA, -5 GD