St. Louis, MO – Saint Louis FC will return to the Midwest following its trip to the IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL, for the remainder of its preseason.
As part of the preseason preparations, fans and supporters will have ample opportunities to see the team in action versus both professional and collegiate teams.
The first opportunity will be against USL rival Oklahoma City Energy FC in Springfield, Missouri. Saint Louis FC will then face I-70 rivals Swope Park Rangers at Columbia College in Columbia, Missouri. This game will be free to the public and will not be streamed online.
March 5, 3:30 PM CT – Oklahoma City Energy
Location: Lake Country Soccer Complex, Springfield, MO
"As has become tradition, we will play a series of preseason matches in and around the St. Louis area," said STLFC General Manager, Jeremy Alumbaugh. "The first of these opportunities for fans and supporters to see the 2017 team will take us back to Springfield, MO, where Lake Country Soccer has been a great partner of ours."
March 11, 1:00 PM CT – Swope Park Rangers
Location: Columbia College, Columbia, MO
"We are excited to play a game in Columbia where we have a good fan base and it's a good opportuntiy for them to see us play in their community," said Alumbaugh. "It's also a chance for our supporters and fans from St. Louis to drive over and see us play against one of our USL rivals."