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Opposition Report: Charlotte - 7/7

By Taylor Carr, 07/06/19, 11:15AM EDT


Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC (6-2-7) will battle the Charlotte Independence (3-7-8) at 7 p.m. on Sunday at Sportsplex at Matthews. The match can be streamed live on ESPN+ with a paid subscription.

The Season So Far

After a rough start, Charlotte has built momentum as of late. The squad is unbeaten in its last five games (2-0-3). At home this year, the club holds a 3-4-1 record.

This is the second time Pittsburgh will play Charlotte this season. The teams tied their first meeting, 0-0, on May 25 at Highmark Stadium.

Players To Watch

Dominic Oduro is the Independence's main offensive threat. He leads the club with six goals. The player with the next most goals is Jorge Herrera and he has four tallies.

Strength: Shot totals

Charlotte ranks fifth in the Eastern Conference with 220 total shots.

Weakness: Fouling

Charlotte has the seventh-most fouls (210) in the Eastern Conference.