PITTSBURGH (January 9, 2020) – Today, the USL Championship unveiled its 2020 regular season schedule, which has Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC geared up for a 34-game slate.
Pittsburgh will open the season on the road against the Charlotte Independence on Saturday, March 14 before returning to Highmark Stadium for its home opener on Saturday, March 21 against Louisville City FC.
For its annual July 4 match at Highmark Stadium, Pittsburgh will host North Carolina FC. The club will close its season against the Charleston Battery on Saturday, Oct. 17 at Highmark Stadium. All home matches will take place at Highmark Stadium.
Riverhounds SC will play each Eastern Conference team twice with the exception of Philadelphia Union II and Loudoun United FC. The club will face Philadelphia and Loudoun three times each with two away matches against Union II and two home matches against United FC.
Earlier this week, it was announced the Hounds will have three of their regular season games televised on the ESPN family of networks. This includes a match at the Tampa Bay Rowdies on March 27 (ESPN Deportes), a showdown at Louisville City FC on July 1 (ESPNews) and a home game against Miami FC on Oct. 9 (ESPN Deportes).
Home opener individual tickets are now on sale and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Individual tickets for all games will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 13 and can be purchased at riverhounds.com/tickets.
The full 2020 regular season schedule is below. Kickoff times are TBA.
2020 Season Schedule:
Saturday, March 14 – @Charlotte Independence
Saturday, March 21 – Louisville City FC
Friday, March 27 - @Tampa Bay Rowdies
Saturday, April 4 – Birmingham Legion FC
Saturday, April 11 - @Sporting Kansas City II
Saturday, April 18 – Loudoun United FC
Saturday, April 25 – Saint Louis FC
Saturday, May 2 - @North Carolina FC
Saturday, May 9 – Philadelphia Union II
Saturday, May 16 – Memphis 901 FC
Sunday, May 24 - @New York Red Bulls II
Saturday, May 30 – Hartford Athletic
Sunday, June 7 - @Miami FC
Sunday, June 14 - @Philadelphia Union II
Wednesday, June 17 - @Atlanta United 2
Saturday, June 20 - @Loudoun United FC
Saturday, June 27 – Indy Eleven
Wednesday, July 1 - @Louisville City FC
Saturday, July 4 – North Carolina FC
Saturday, July 11 - @Birmingham Legion FC
Saturday, July 18 - @Charleston Battery
Saturday, July 25 – Charlotte Independence
Saturday, Aug. 1 – Loudoun United FC
Wednesday, Aug. 5 – @Memphis 901 FC
Saturday, Aug. 8 – New York Red Bulls II
Sunday, Aug. 23 – Tampa Bay Rowdies
Saturday, Aug. 29 – Sporting Kansas City II
Friday, Sept. 4 - @Philadelphia Union II
Wednesday, Sept. 9 - @Hartford Athletic
Sunday, Sept. 13 – Atlanta United 2
Saturday, Sept. 19 - @Indy Eleven
Saturday, Oct. 3 - @Saint Louis FC
Friday, Oct. 9 – Miami FC
Saturday, Oct. 17 – Charleston Battery