(photo credit Gil Talbot)
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's soccer team returns home to Jordan Field this Wednesday, Sept. 19, to take on crosstown rival Boston University. The matchup is scheduled for 7 p.m. and will be broadcast on ESPN+.
What to Know
- Taner Dogan and Håvard Hjermstad lead the team with five shots apiece.
- Harvard leads the all-time series against Boston University 25-15-8.
- The Crimson has put 51.9 percent of its shots on target through six games.
- Two of Harvard's six goals have come off corner kicks.
At the Helm
Pieter Lehrer, The Virginia B. and James O. Welch Jr. '52 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Soccer, enters his sixth season at the helm of the Crimson in 2018. Prior to the 2018 season, Lehrer has amassed a 39-31-12 overall record while going 19-9-5 in Ivy League play and has led Harvard to a top three conference finish in three of the last five seasons.
The Crimson will take a brief hiatus before opening Ivy League competition on Sept. 29. Harvard will welcome Yale to Jordan Field at 4 p.m.