As Father's Day approaches, atlantasilverbacks.com will be running daily stories and interviews featuring different Silverbacks players. The features will highlight the players' relationships with their fathers and the impact their fathers have had on their soccer careers. The first installment is a Q&A with defender Patrick Robertson:
The Silverbacks (1-5-5) headed south to Heroes Stadium to try and get their second win of the season against the Scorpions (6-4-1). The Scorpions went ahead early scoring two goals in the first 35 minutes. San Antonio’s league best defense would hunker down in the second half and keep the Silverbacks off the board, while scoring a third goal to secure their victory.
Atlanta Silverbacks Chairman Boris Jerkunica will host a live online Q&A session at 6 p.m. on Tuesday night, giving fans an opportunity to ask any question they have about the Silverbacks organization. The chat can only be accessed on this web page at atlantasilverbacks.com, but fans can also participate via Twitter using the hashtag #AskBoris. You can enter the chat below:
The Atlanta Silverbacks earned their first win of the season Sunday afternoon, topping FC Edmonton, 2-1, at Clarke Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta.
The Silverbacks, missing several key players due to injury on Sunday, came out firing in the first half, with forward Matt Horth testing FC Edmonton goalkeeper Lance Parker inside the first seven minutes