DCFC hosts national semifinal at Keyworth Saturday

Larry O'Connor
The Detroit News
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DCFC will host Midland-Odessa in the NPSL national semifinal Saturday at Keyworth Stadium. Kickoff is 7:30 p.m.

Detroit City FC will host its NPSL national semifinal match against Midland-Odessa FC Saturday at Keyworth Stadium, the club announced Sunday. Kickoff is 7:30 p.m.

DCFC defeated AFC Ann Arbor, 3-2, in stoppage time Saturday to win the NPSL Midwest Region title before 6,409 to advance to the national round.

Texas-based Midland-Odessa edged Inter Nashville 1-0 to win the South Region crown to move on to the nationals.

No. 2 DCFC has a higher seeding and hosts the semifinal based on the NPSL’s points-per-game formula. No. 1 Elm City Express takes on No. 4 CD Aguiluchos USA in New Haven, Conn., in Saturday’s other semifinal.

General admission tickets for Saturday’s match are $10 and will be available to the general public noon Monday at tickets.detcityfc.com.

The NPSL championship match will be Aug. 12 at a site to be determined.

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