NPSL

JESTERS TAKE ON SSSC SATURDAY NIGHT IN HATTIESBURG

New Orleans, LA.  The New Orleans Jesters will continue their NPSL campaign on Saturday night with a road match versus Southern States Soccer Club in Hattiesburg, MS (7:30 PM / https://elevensports.com/en/).  The Jesters got off to a flying start to the season with a 3-1 win last weekend versus AFC Mobile in the opening match.

 

Striker Maxi Galizzi led the way with a pair of goals while veteran midfielder JoWayne Laidley contributed two assists as New Orleans picked up the three points.

 

SSSC dropped their first game of the season losing 2-0 last Friday night vs Jacksonville Armada; the match was played in Jacksonville, FL.

 

New Orleans and Southern States played twice in the 2021 NPSL season; SSSC won the first game 2-1 on May 15 In Hattiesburg.  The return fixture played in New Orleans on June 26 finished tied at one goal apiece.

 

The two sides were scheduled to meet in the Gulf Coast Championship match last July however two members of the New Orleans Jesters squad tested positive prior to the game and the NPSL Executive Committee decided to cancel the Gulf Coast Championship final leaving the 2021 conference undecided.

 

The New Orleans Jesters play a twelve-game NPSL regular season schedule with all six home matches at Pan American Stadium. Season ticket packages and group tickets are also available at www.nolajesters.com.  The Jesters next home game is set for Saturday, May 28 vs Jacksonville Armada. Tickets: www.nolajesters.com.