NEW YORK - The Columbia men's soccer team is a little over a week away from its season opener, as the Lions will take on the University of Michigan at Rocco B. Commisso Soccer Stadium on Saturday, September 6th at 3:00 pm. 

Watch above as head coach Kevin Anderson and four members of the squad discuss the upcoming season, and the preseason workouts that have been ongoing.

Returning for the 2014 campaign are 21 players that guided the Lions to an 8-6-3 record a season ago. Columbia also features eight incoming freshman this season.

Following the home opener against Michigan, the Lions will stay at home for a battle with Marist on Tuesday, September 9th at 7:00 pm, before two road games at LIU Brooklyn, and Quinnipiac.