Coming off their 1-0 road win north of the border against FC Montreal this past Saturday, the Charlotte Independence return south of the Mason-Dixon line to face their border rivals, the Charleston Battery, at MUSC Health Stadium in a midweek match on Wednesday at 5:30 MT. The Battery battled FC Cincinnati to a 1-1 draw this past Saturday.
Their Previous Games
Attendance. The Battery went to FC Cincinnati, who've drawn attention with their amazing attendance at home. They played in front of a reported 19,229! At the other end of the spectrum, the Independence did actually play FC Montreal, although there were few live witnesses, with 134 in reported attendance.
How They Stack Up
Our Independence stand at 31 points with a game in hand on the Battery, putting them 7th in the east with a record (W-L-T) of 9-6-4. The Battery are fourth in the east at 36 points, with a 10-4-6 record. Both have a +7 goal differential (GF/GAA) (CLT with 26-19; CHS at 27-20).
The Independence are 4-2-1 over their last seven matches. But they will need to keep their eye on Romario Williams, who has eight goals in leading the Battery to a seven-game unbeaten streak (4-0-3).
How to Watch
You can watch your Independence take on the Battery on YouTube.
To follow along on social media, use #CHSvCLT.