EOS just put out a great article looking at the Yankees home schedule and what it could mean for the home schedule of NYCFC: http://www.empireofsoccer.com/nycfcs-possible-schedule-28643/
I put them there for reference but did not include them in my total. My point was that we can surely get to 17 without playing a single Monday-Thursday match. Obviously other factors will come up and we will, as other teams even with SSS often have, end up with some midweek matches. It just should not be as bad as it possibly could have been. I feared having only 4-6 Saturday matches during the Yankee season and a bunch of midweekers.Don't you automatically remove the 4 dates in March? I would if possible.
Honestly, I would not be opposed to one or two of these matches!! Even if we play 3 or 4 matches in March, the odds are limited to how many snow games there will be.This is why: