Watson-Siriboe, Ford, and Peay Back in Blues Uniforms


IRVINE, CA (June 7 2014)- The OC Blues would like to welcome Taylor Peay, Josh Ford and Kwame Watson-Siriboe back on the Blues’ roster.

Taylor Peay, 24, was selected by the Timbers with the No. 26 overall pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft following his collegiate career at the University of Washington. The Salt Lake City, Utah native made his professional debut on April 5, playing the full 90 minutes against OKC Energy FC.

Seattle Sounders FC of Major League Soccer (MLS) has loaned goalkeeper Josh Ford to the Orange County Blues of the USL Pro.  Ford was originally drafted 11th overall in the 2011 MLS Supplemental Draft after a record-setting career at the University of Connecticut.  

Ford, 26, was loaned to Orange County earlier this season and played one game, earning a shutout and recording an assist in a 1-0 win at the OKC Energy on May 10.

He will be available to the Blues for three games before being recalled on June 14. Orange County hosts the Dayton Dutch Lions on Saturday (6/7), then hits the road for matches at Orlando City SC (6/11) and the Charlotte Eagles (6/13). Ford will be recalled to Sounders FC on June 14.

The Blues also have Kwame Watson-Siriboe on loan again from Real Salt Lake of MLS. The California native joined MLS in 2010 with the Chicago Fire. Watson is not new to USL PRO as he was on loan during the 2013 season with Phoenix FC, now the Arizona United SC, where he suffered a torn ACL.

Tonight the Blues celebrate the World Cup. Ticket prices for tonights match against Dayton Dutch Lions are $15 at the gate and $10 with jersey. For best pricing on seat packages, call 714-738-8011, email seats@bluessoccerclub.com, visit www.ocbluesfc.com, or hashtag #myocblues for more information.

If you can’t make it to the match, you can catch the live stream online, thanks to the new partnership between USL PRO and YouTube. OC Blues FC v Dayton Dutch Lions will be streamed live, for free, via the OC Blues FC official Youtube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/OCBluesFC).     


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