OTTAWA — The Rowdies came back from a 2-0 deficit to earn a point with a 2-2 tie against first-place Ottawa on Saturday.
The Rowdies, who fired coach Thomas Rongen on Friday morning, waited less than a week to find his replacement.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rowdies put forth a massive effort Saturday in their first game after coach Thomas Rongen was fired. But they didn't finish scoring opportunities, and Minnesota did in a 3-1 defeat of Tampa Bay at Al Lang Stadium.
When Bill Edwards became the Tampa Bay Rowdies' owner in 2013, he said his goal for the team was "to win every game." He wasn't kidding.
The Rowdies' fall season slump continued with a 2-0 loss to the host Indy Eleven on Wednesday night, but Tampa Bay (2-5-1) remained in position to qualify for the NASL's four-team playoffs heading into Saturday's home match against Minnesota United.
ST. PETERSBURG — Rowdies coach Thomas Rongen insisted his team didn't need to get away from its defense-first mentality to break out of its recent struggles.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rowdies take the field tonight at Al Lang Stadium against the Jacksonville Armada seeking their first victory in five weeks.
CARY, N.C. — The Rowdies tied Carolina 1-1 at WakeMed Soccer Park on Saturday, snapping a three-match pointless streak.
ST. PETERSBURG — For the second straight Saturday, the Rowdies suffered a setback at home, and this time, not even Freddy Adu could save them.
ST. PETERSBURG — After an offensive drought that has seen the Rowdies held scoreless in their past two games, coach Thomas Rongen promised change to the lineup.