Jacksonville Sports Day

NASL: Glenn Notches First Goal of Season to Keep Armada Unbeaten

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The first-place Armada FC (2W-3D-0L, 8 pts., 1st NASL Spring Season) and Indy Eleven (0W-5D-0L, 4 pts., 6th NASL Spring Season) tied Saturday night at Hodges Stadium 1-1 in front of 3,122 fans.

With these two undefeated squads battling, this match was sure an action-packed fight till the end.

After slipping by Caleb Patterson-Sewell, Justin Braun of the Indy Eleven was able to kick the ball into the net.This goal gave Indy Eleven their first advantage of the night in the 25th minute.

Not to be outdone on their home field, forward Jonathan Glenn nailed a header from Jack Blake to knot things at one during the 30th minute. Section 904 and Hodges Stadium alike erupted with cheers and beating of the drums.

Still feeling the momentum, three minutes later Glenn barely missed what would have been his second goal of the night. The teams went into halftime tied with one goal each.

After a slew of hard hits and substitutions during the second half, neither team was able to net a second goal to give them the victory before the clock ran out. The game ended tied at one.

The Armada FC returns to action this Saturday May 6 against the New York Cosmos in Hodges Stadium.

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