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Charlotte Independence Gameday 6.26.15

Richmond Kickers (6-2-7, 25 points) at Charlotte Independence (4-4-3, 15 points)

7:30 p.m., Ramblewood Soccer Complex

This is the fourth and final match between Charlotte and Richmond this season. After falling to the Kickers 2-1 in their most recent meeting June 7, the Independence looks to even the series at two matches apiece. … Since losing June 7, Charlotte has won three consecutive matches, capped by a 2-1 victory over the Charleston Battery on Saturday. Charlotte sits in eighth place in the United Soccer League Eastern Conference. … The Kickers are 0-1-3 in their past four matches, including a 0-0 draw against the Wilmington Hammerheads on Saturday in a match abandoned because of thunderstorms. Richmond is in second place in the USL Eastern Conference. … After assisting on Tomasz Zahorskis’ game-winning goal in the 90th minute Saturday, midfielder Jorge Herrera was named to the USL Team of the Week for the second week in a row. In 11 games, Herrera is tied for sixth in the USL with four assists this season. Pat James