This Week 8-16-21

The weekend highlights include Friday in San Jose and Sunday in San Francisco.

Images from those matches can also be found on the 3pointsport Instagram feed.

Our friends at Soccer Bay Area has two articles on the Roots v LA Galaxy 2 USL team and the NPSL Golden Gate final between El Farolito and Academica at Turlock–the title match was the most entertaining and animated in recent memory.

Academica Wins NPSL Golden Gate Championship

Mistake helps Oakland Roots earn long-sought win

The Quakes have a quick turnaround of games with one against Minnesota Tuesday and the LA Galaxy Friday before taking off until September 4 when they host Colorado at home, while the Roots head on the road against New Mexico on Wednesday and at Las Vegas on Saturday.