THUNDER BAY – The Thunder Bay Chill are hosting their first home series of the season this weekend against fierce divisional rivals, the Des Moines Menace. The Chill and Menace have been building a relationship of bad blood for eleven years, and the hosts are looking to bring entertaining soccer and a pair of wins to the home crowd at Chapples Park, Thunder Bay, Ontario.
The first game of the series will take place on Friday, June 10th, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT). Followed by the rubber match on Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT).
Nolan Intermoia will return to the squad after sitting out time due to a knee injury. Full-back Zetroy Robertson is day-to-day with a hip flexor injury. In transfer news, the team is waiting to hear if they have successfully secured the services of two Brazilian born players. Victor Costa do Nascimento, Felipe Souza must have their transfer from the Michigan Bucks to the Chill sanctioned before they can join the team later this week.