2008 Puerto Rico Islanders season

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Puerto Rico Islanders
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2008 Season
Manager Colin Clarke
League position 1st
Playoffs Runner Up
CFU Club Championship 3rd
CONCACAF Champions League 2008–09 Semi-Finals
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2007
Next season  \rightarrow
2009

The 20098 season is the Puerto Rico Islanders 5th season in the USL First Division. This article shows player statistics and all matches (official and friendly) that the club had during the 2008 season. It also includes matched played in 2008 for the CONCACAF Champions League 2008–09.

Club[edit]

Management[edit]

Position Staff
Head coach Northern Ireland Colin Clarke
Assistant coach England Adrian Whitbread
GK coach United States Jack Stefanowski

Last updated: February 26, 2009
Source: Islanders FC

Kit[edit]

Supplier: Torino
Sponsor(s): Centennial de Puerto Rico

Home
Away
Alternate

Source: PR Islanders

Competitions[edit]

Overall[edit]

Competition Started position Current position / round Final position / round First match Last match
CONCACAF Champions League 2008-09 Preliminary round - Semifinals 2008-08-27 2009-04-07
USL 1 Regular Season - - 1st 2008-04-17 2008-09-21
USL 1 Playoffs Semi-Finals - Runner Up 2008-10-03 2008-10-12

USL 1[edit]

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
33 16 9 8 47 27 +20 57 9 4 3 27 13 +14 7 5 5 20 14 +6

Last updated: 2009-02-22.
Source: USL 1 2008 Archives

Results by round (Regular season)[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Ground A H H H H H A H A H H A A A A A A H H H A A A H A H H A H A
Result L L W L D D D W L W W L W W W W W L W W D W D W D D W W D D

Last updated: 2009-02-22.
Source: Regular Season Schedule
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Result by brackets (Playoffs)[edit]

Teams will be re-seeded for semifinal matchups

  Quarterfinals
September 26/28
Semifinals
October 3/5
Final
October 12
                                       
  1  Puerto Rico Islanders  
 bye  
  1  Puerto Rico Islanders (AET) 0 3 3  
  4  Rochester Rhinos 2 0 2  
4  Rochester Rhinos 2 0 2
  5  Charleston Battery 0 1 1  
    1  Puerto Rico Islanders 1
  2  Vancouver Whitecaps 2
  3  Montreal Impact 1 3 4  
6  Seattle Sounders 2 1 3  
  2  Vancouver Whitecaps 0 2 2
  3  Montreal Impact 1 0 1  
2  Vancouver Whitecaps 2 3 5
  7  Minnesota Thunder 0 4 4