Islanders Closing in on Commissioners Cup
The last few weeks have forced American soccer fans to take note of the Puerto Rico Islanders. The USL-1 side accomplished a feat no MLS side has in eight tries: get a result on Costa Rican soil and defeat a Costa Rican team to advance in a CONCACAF competition.
Kendall Jagdeosingh and Cristian Arrieta scored goals as the Islanders moved to within one point of the Commissioners Cup denoting the the top team in table for the regular season with a 2-0 victory over Rochester. Now Colin Clarke’s men must focus on the CONCACAF Champions League where the Islanders hosty Tauro FC of Panama on Tuesday night. A full preview of the CONCACAF Champions League is coming monday on the site.