The National Premier Soccer League announced the 2020 Rust Belt Conference schedule.
FC Buffalo will play 10 regular-season games in a conference with longtime rivals Erie Commodores, Rochester Lancers, Cleveland SC, Syracuse FC, and Pittsburgh Hotspurs.
The Blitzers begin regular season play at Robert Rich Senior All-High Stadium on Saturday, May 16 with a 7 p.m. kickoff against the Rochester Lancers.
FCB then hits the road for three matches before beginning a three-match homestand with a visit from reigning regional champs Cleveland SC on Friday, June 12.
The home Erie County Derby follows on Sunday, June 21 at 1 p.m. The boys visit Erie for a traditional July 3 match.
FCB is also home June 26 to I-90 rivals Syracuse FC, and finishes the home regular-season slate with a 7 p.m. kickoff versus Pittsburgh on Saturday, July 11.
The regular-season home slate consists of two Saturday dates, two Fridays, and one Sunday.
The club continues to work on a number of events and friendlies, which we hope to announce in short order.Follow @FCBuffalo