LOUISVILLE CITY FC | Eastern Conference Showdown On Tap For Saturday

07/07/2017 05:37 PM

Louisville City FC is preparing for one of its biggest tests of the season on Saturday night.

The Boys in Purple will be on the road at Charleston to take on the Battery. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET.

The clash features the top two clubs in the USL Eastern Conference. Charleston is in first place in the standings with 34 points, while LouCity FC is in second place with 28 points.

Spectrum News’ Andrew Chernoff caught up with LCFC midfielder Guy Abend to get his thoughts on this weekend’s match.

LCFC and Charleston have already faced each other once this season. That match ended in a 4-4 draw back in early June.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

Whether he is working sporting events or not, he always loves talking sports. He is a prolific tweeter, so if you want to stay “in the know” about sports in the Bluegrass, follow Andrew on Twitter @ADChernoff. If you have a story idea for our sports team, send it to Andrew at Andrew.Chernoff@charter.com.

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