The Rowdies captured their fourth consecutive victory at home and moved into second place in the NASL standings with a 2-0 victory over Puerto Rico on Saturday night. Tampa Bay is now unbeaten in five straight at Al Lang Stadium, including the four consecutive victories, and has won six of its last seven games overall.
Forward Mike Ambersley had a goal and an assist, while defender and team captain Frankie Sanfilippo notched the game-winner for the Rowdies in the 72nd minute. Goalkeeper Jeff Attinella earned his second straight shutout, his fifth overall this season and the 10th clean sheet of his career.
See below for highlights from the match, as well as post-game interviews from Rowdies head coach Ricky Hill, Ambersley and Sanfilippo.
Highlights from Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Puerto Rico Islanders, July 21, 2012:
Post-Game Interviews from Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Puerto Rico Islanders, July 21, 2012: