MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis 901 FC has released the team’s 2022 preseason schedule, with their next preseason match set for this Saturday, February 19, against MLS NEXT Pro club St. Louis City.
“Our primary focus during pre-season is to prepare our group as much as possible for the rigors of the USL Championship regular season. We have set up a very competitive and balanced pre-season match schedule,” Head Coach Ben Pirmann said. “We will be tested early and often against some of the top clubs in North America.”
Saturday’s match will kick off at 3 pm (CST) at Creve Coeur Soccer Complex in St. Louis and will be open and free to the public. Following the match against St. Louis City, Memphis will face Chattanooga FC and Chattanooga Red Wolves on February 23 and 26, respectively. These matches are closed to the public.
Memphis 901 FC will wrap up its preseason slate with a pair of matches on Saturday, March 5, that will both be open to the public.
The first match of the day will kick off at 1 pm, with Memphis facing the Christian Brothers University Men’s soccer team at Signaigo Field. Admission is free and donations will be accepted at the gate for St. Jude. Then, at 6 pm, 901 FC will host the University of Memphis Men’s soccer team at AutoZone Park. Ticket information will be released at a later date.
“We are thrilled to be able to play all of the professional sides in the state of Tennessee, as well as the top colleges in our own City,” Pirmann added. “We will be able to test ourselves against great opposition while we also represent the great city of Memphis throughout the mid-South region.”
Memphis 901 FC began preseason training on Tuesday, February 1 at Mike Rose Soccer Complex in preparation for the USL Championship season which opens on Saturday, March 12 vs. the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC.
Memphis 901 FC 2022 Preseason Schedule (all times CST)
· Sat., February 19 @ St. Louis City MLS NEXT Pro, 3 pm
· Wed., February 23 vs. Chattanooga FC, 1 pm (CLOSED)
· Sat., February 26 vs. Chattanooga Red Wolves, 3 pm (CLOSED)
· Sat., March 5 @ Christian Brothers University, 1 pm (OPEN: donations accepted at the gate for St. Jude)
· Sat., March 5 vs. University of Memphis, 6 pm (OPEN, AutoZone Park: ticket information to be released)
For the latest information on the team, visit www.memphis901fc.com and follow the club on social media on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Season tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling 901-721-6000.