Tobacco Road FC Kicks Off 2018 at Carolina Dynamo
DURHAM, NC- Tobacco Road FC begins its 2018 Premier Development League season Saturday, May 12, when they face the Carolina Dynamo. The match is at 7 p.m. in Bryan Park’s MacPherson Stadium in Browns Summit, NC.
This is the first game of the season for both teams. In their inaugural season last year, TRFC finished in sixth in the South Atlantic Division of the PDL, four spots above the Dynamo.
The Dynamo and Tobacco Road FC last met on July 13, 2017 when Los Toros defeated the Dynamo in a come-from-behind victory at MacPherson Stadium. Tobacco Road FC found themselves in a hole 2-1 at halftime, but came out with the victory by the way of a goal and assist from Zach Wright in the second half.
Tobacco Road FC holds a 2-1 edge over the Dynamo in the series history. The series is tied 1-1 when playing in MacPherson Stadium. The results are as follows: 5/13/17 Home, W, 4-0… 5/27/17 Away, L, 1-2… 7/13/17 Away, W, 3-2.
Los Toros next take the pitch when they host North Carolina FC U-23 on Thursday, May 17 at 7 p.m. The match will take place at Durham County Memorial Stadium. Tickets can be purchased online at www.tobaccoroadfc.com/single-game-tickets/.