Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Rowdies get draw with Cincinnati

CINCINNATI — The Rowdies tied host Cincinnati 1-1 on Wednesday night on midfielder Marcel Schafer's first goal since joining the team.

He scored seven minutes into the game for Tampa Bay (3-1-1).

After receiving a pass from midfielder Justin Chavez, Schafer found space and fired a shot from about 35 yards out. His shot hit the right post and went in.

"I had a perfect angle with my left foot, so I decided to take a chance," Schafer said.

Cincinnati scored the equalizer in the 36th minute, on a header by defender Harrison Delbridge off a corner kick.

"Despite not being able to get the three points, I think the draw is a positive result, especially against a tough team like Cincinnati," Rowdies coach Stuart Campbell said.

Rowdies get draw with Cincinnati 04/19/17 [Last modified: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 11:37pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...