Generals Open Season With Loss To Howell United
On Sunday June 23rd, Monmouth Generals travelled to Howell, New Jersey to take on Howell United FC. Kickoff was set for 6pm at Solider Memorial Park.
Ahead of the kickoff, both sides were warming up, and getting used to the facilities for the evenings match.
The referee blew the whistle, and the Generals kicked off first and the match was underway.
There were various highlights in the first half. Howell United scored three goals in the first half. One of those goals came from a penalty shot.
At the halftime break, the squad gathered around and Coach Abisai was explaining to the squad how to turn things around in the second half.
The referee blew the whistle to kickoff the second half. The Generals slightly improved, making better passes, and having more opportunities to score.
Howell United eventually scored 3 more goals. At the 90 minute mark, the referee blew the final whistle.
In the Generals first ever match in club history, it ended in defeat by a score of 6-0. On Sunday June 30th at 4PM, the Generals will host Trenton Rebels at Nutswamp Turf (925 Nutswamp Rd, Middletown, NJ 07748).