Battery host FC New York in first ever meeting (update: Battery downed 1-0)

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Update May 16: F.C. New York won its first ever game on Friday evening with a 1-0 victory over the Charleston Battery.

For a complete post-game report, make your way to the official Battery website.

First reporting: On Friday evening, the Charleston Battery will host expansion USL PRO side FC New York  on their home turf at Blackbaud Stadium.

This marks the first ever meeting between FC New York and the Charleston Battery. The Battery (3-2-2) enters the game in third position in the American Division of USL PRO while FC New York (0-2-2) are in third position in the National Division, still searching for a first franchise victory.

Gates open at 6 p.m. with kick-off set for 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now.