Real San Jose suffered a disappointing 4-1 loss against San Leandro United in their NSL Pacific Semi-Final match, despite playing a strong first half and leading 1-0 at halftime. However, San Leandro United returned with an impressive second-half performance that left RSJ struggling to keep up. RSJ, Champions of the NSL Pacific regular season, can only look ahead to their upcoming 3rd place match against Marin County Union on April 15th at Burrell Field Stadium in San Leandro.
Tough Loss Against San Leandro United
RSJ started the game confidently, leading at the end of the first half with a well-coordinated play. However, the second half saw a significant shift in momentum as San Leandro United started dominating the game. RSJ's defense struggled to cope with the pressure and their opponents' tactical changes, eventually giving away four goals.
Upcoming Match Against Marin County Union
In their upcoming match against Marin County Union, RSJ will be looking to replicate their earlier 3-0 regular season victory.
Marin County Union has a few standout players to watch out for, and RSJ's defense needs to be well-prepared to counter their offensive threats. It will be crucial for RSJ's midfield to maintain possession and control the game, limiting Marin County Union's chances at their end.
Time to Bounce back!
The NSL Pacific 3rd Place match against Marin County Union presents an opportunity for Real San Jose to bounce back from their previous loss against San Leandro United and end a great season on a high note. Remember that the NSL Final between San Leandro United and Yemen United CA takes place at 7:30 PM, right after the 3rd place match. Do not miss out on these exciting games at Burrell Field Stadium!