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Inception of the Rowdies-Strikers Rivalry

After exhaustive research (google) the Unused Substitutes have unearthed a preview that ran in the, at the time, St. Petersburg Times the day of the first official game between the Tampa Bay Rowdies and Fort Lauderdale Strikers on May 7,1977.The original NASL Strikers started out as the Miami Gatos in 1972. In 1973 they re-branded […]

Recaps

Rowdies Shut Out By The Eddies

The Rowdies were shut out by another Canadian side this week. This time the blow on the road against Edmonton in a 1-0 defeat. Edmonton’s lone goal from Lance Laing in the 64th minute was enough for the victory as the Rowdies impotent attacking form continued on from last week’s 2-0 loss to Ottawa. Ricky […]

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Win 2 tickets for Rowdies vs Scorpions on 7/26!

To celebrate the awesome support we’ve gotten from you guys & girls out there, we’re going to give away 2 general admission tickets for the July 26th home game vs. San Antonio! Here’s how to enter: Find Matt or Dan at the pregame tailgate this Saturday. (Remember, you need to have a ticket to Saturday’s […]

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Blog: May You Live In Interesting Times

Sunday night, the Rowdies hosted Orlando City in the second leg of the I-4 Derby. After a back-and forth game that saw Orlando take the lead twice, and Georgi Hristov even the score both times, Orlando prevailed 3-2. The result, Hristov’s two goals and another strong performance by the trialist Ricardo Morris is what should […]