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Pittsburgh Riverhounds vs. Charlotte Independence
7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4
Highmark Stadium

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It’s become an annual tradition, as the Riverhounds host a league match at Highmark Stadium on July 4 each each year.
This year’s opponent are the surging Charlotte Independence, winners in their last three games.

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The Hounds are coming off an impressive 2-0 blanking of the Tampa Bay Rowdies to end the month of June. Improving to 2-0-1 when scoring two or more goals this season, the club will face a tough test in search of for similar results against the Charlotte Independence, who are unbeaten in their last four, conceding only two goals during that stretch.
These clubs have already met once this season, battling to a 1-1 draw at Winthrop University in April and marking only the second time Pittsburgh has taken points against Charlotte in six tries all-time (0-4-2).
For complete game coverage — you can follow @pghsoccerscribe on Twitter and all in-game updates on DK Pittsburgh Sports live file.

John Krysinsky has covered soccer and other sports for many years for various publications and media outlets. He is also author of 'Miracle on the Mon' -- a book about the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC, which chronicles the club, particularly the early years of Highmark Stadium with the narrative leading up to and centered around a remarkable match that helped provide a spark for the franchise. John has covered sports for Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, DK Pittsburgh Sports, Pittsburgh Sports Report, has served as color commentator on Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC broadcasts, and worked with OPTA Stats and broadcast teams for US Open Cup and International Champions Cup matches held in the US. Krysinsky also served as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at his alma mater, Point Park University, where he led the Pioneers to the first-ever winning seasons and playoff berths (1996-98); head coach of North Catholic boys (2007-08), associate head coach of Shady Side Academy boys (2009-2014).

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