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Our coverage resumes this weekend with the Quakes hosting Vancouver kickoff set for 6:45 pm on Saturday. Also on the same day, Napa Valley 1839 FC kicks off their NPSL Members Cup home schedule hosting Detroit City FC at 7pm.
In a friendly, the Oakland Roots made their debut with a friendly against JASA Redwood City, with the NISA club coming up with a 1-0 win. The Roots will kick off their regular season hosting Cal United on August 31 at Laney College 7pm start. Tickets are on sale now.
Also the Oakland Stompers announce their home USPL Fall slate.
3pointsport will be reporting on the latest news as it breaks, with the next coverage back at Avaya Stadium August 24 with the Quakes hosting the Vancouver Whitecaps.
Update 8/12/19 6:50pm: In NPSL Members Cup action Napa Valley kicked off their campaign with a road trip against the Milwaukee Torrent, with the home team winning 2-0. NV1839 FC kick off their home slate against Detroit City FC on August 24 7pm kickoff.
The Quakes have dealt Anibal Godoy to Nashville SC for $650,000 in General Allocation Money (GAM). Godoy will remain on the Quakes roster for the remainder for the season before switching to the expansion club effective January 1, 2020.
Quakes draw 1-1 with the Crew. Magnus Eriksson converted a penalty kick in the 41st minute to give the home team a lead. However, Gyasi Zardes tied the game with his goal in the 65th minute and the result was each team getting a point and the Quakes’ have 8 wins and 2 draws at 10 home games since April 6.
The Quakes now head back to the road to face the Colorado Rapids in their second meeting in two weeks with the visitors hoping to sweep the series on August 10 6pm start. Columbus will next host interstate rival FC Cincinnati for the first time in MLS for Ohio bragging rights on the same day 4:30 kickoff.