The Richmond Kickers released their 2021 USL League One regular-season schedule on Monday, with the home opener at City Stadium set for Saturday, April 24 against defending league champion Greenville Triumph SC.
An April 17 road game at New England Revolution II kicks off the 28-game slate. Each club in the 12-team USL League One will play a home-and-home, with the remaining six matches to be played primarily against region rivals.
Richmond will play New England, Forward Madison FC (Wisconsin) and rival North Carolina FC four times apiece, and the rest of the league twice. The regular season concludes October 30 at FC Tucson. The top six teams in the regular season standings advance to the 2021 League One Playoffs.
Tickets are available for Kickers+ subscribers starting Wednesday, March 24 at 10 a.m.
Richmond Kickers regular-season schedule
April: 17, at New England Revolution II; 24, vs. Greenville Triumph SC
May: 2, at Fort Lauderdale CF; 8, vs. South Georgia Tormenta FC; 22, vs. North Carolina FC; 29, at Chattanooga Red Wolves SC
June: 5, vs. New England Revolution II; 12, at Forward Madison FC; 19, vs. Union Omaha; 26, at North Carolina FC
July: 3, vs. North Texas SC; 17, vs. Fort Lauderdale CF; 21, at North Carolina FC; 24, at South Georgia Tormenta FC; 31, vs. FC Tucson
Aug.: 6, at Toronto FC II; 14, vs. New England Revolution II; 22, at Greenville Triumph SC; 28, vs. North Carolina FC
Sept.: 1, vs. Forward Madison FC; 11, at Forward Madison FC; 17, at New England Revolution II; 25, vs. Toronto FC II
Oct.: 2, vs. Chattanooga Red Wolves SC; 10, at North Texas SC; 16, vs. Forward Madison FC; 23, at Union Omaha; 30, at FC Tucson