Loudoun United FC will kick off the 2021 preseason by playing their Major League Soccer affiliate, D.C. United, for the first time. The friendly is March 26 at Audi Field in Washington, D.C.
Loudoun United recently announced their preseason schedule and roster in preparation for the 2021 United Soccer League regular season. The USL regular season schedule will be released at a later date.
Following the friendly against D.C. United, Loudoun United will host a pair of preseason games -- April 3 against the Philadelphia Union II and April 10 against the Richmond Kickers -- at Segra Field in Leesburg.
Loudoun United will play the same two teams -- Philadelphia Union II and Richmond Kickers -- on the road to close the preseason.
All preseason games are scheduled to be played without spectators in attendance. More information on how to watch or follow the friendlies will be made available by the club.
2021 preseason schedule
Friday, March 26
Loudoun United at D.C. United, 3 p.m.
Saturday, April 3
Philadelphia Union II at Loudoun United, 2 p.m.
Saturday, April 10
Richmond Kickers at Loudoun United, 1 p.m
Saturday, April 17
Loudoun United at Richmond Kickers, 6 p.m.
Sunday, April 25
Loudoun United at Philadelphia Union II, 2 p.m.
2021 Loudoun United FC roster (16 players)
Goalkeepers: Jermaine Fordah, Keegan Meyer
Defenders: Wahab Ackwei, Robert Dambrot, Timmy Mehl, Gaoussou Samaké
Midfielders: Tyler Gabarra, Landry Nanan Houssou, Ted Ku-DiPietro, Barakatulla Sharifi, Drew Skundrich
Forwards: Kairou Amoustapha, Massimo Ferrin, Mike Gamble, Darluis Paz, Samson Sergi
LUFC academy players: Seb Conlon, RJ Fuentes, Jeremy Garay, Diego Gomez, Adam Lendegard, Johnny Mannell, Issa Mudashiru, Juston Rainey, Owen Walz, Mati Yohannes