A preseason friendly has been announced between Gateway United and new inter city rivals St. Louis Cure. The two clubs will get together March 10th - March 17th to help prepare for the new season. Several key players are not expected to suit up for the friendly such as Donovan, Galindo and Romero, but some preseason action is better than none at all.
"We want to use this time to our advantage. We are treating this as an exercise more than anything else and want to stress to our passionate fans that the result is secondary. Ofcourse, we will treat the Cure players like the dogs that they are."
The Saints lineup for the friendly has also been announced. The starters will be Cunningham, Ljundberg, de Guzman, Pappa, Mwanga, Landin, Mansally, Salinas, Busch(GK). The Subs will be Jankauskas, Romero, Galindo. Reserves will be Donovan, Frei.