Austin FC beat Sporting KC on a night of first’s

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AUSTIN, TEXAS – Austin FC were anxious to see out their final home game of the season in style. The visitors to Q2 Stadium today, Sporting Kansas City, represented tough competition. SKC sat 2nd in the West, chasing down Seattle Sounders for the top spot. Remarkably, Austin overcame the odds to register an unlikely 3-1 […] READ MORE


Man On: With Austin FC’s Jon Gallagher

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EDITORIAL – By his own admission, Jon Gallagher used to be a tiny kid. When they could get near him, the older boys would try and muscle him off the ball. His technical ability and pace usually won out. Gallagher isn’t tiny anymore, but not much else has changed. As the bustling, pacey, defense-stretching No. […] READ MORE


Austin FC beaten by Nashville SC – and VAR

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Austin FC have failed to take a point from any of their last three games, after taking 6 points from their first three. There have questions about the possibility of fatigue playing a part, with a grueling road schedule surely taking its toll. An increasing injury list doesn’t help, either. Today, though, […] READ MORE


Takes Stock of Austin FC Five Games Into the Season

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EDITORIAL – I want to take a look at Austin FC five games into their inaugural season. What have we got? Two wins, three defeats, lots of firsts. The first game, first goal, first defeat, first victory, first yellow card and first red card, first penalty conceded – then promptly saved. To quote Russell Crowe’s […] READ MORE


Man On: With Austin FC’s Jared Stroud

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EDITORIAL – Behind the broad smile and high-energy demeanor, there’s a real grit to Jared Stroud that doesn’t take long to show itself. The 24-year old was acquired by Austin FC as part of the 2020 expansion draft to be a squad player; at least, that’s the media narrative that appeared to accompany his arrival. […] READ MORE


La Copita: Austin FC Go Toe to Toe with FC Dallas

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FRISCO, TX. – Josh Wolff is clearly keen to see exactly what kind of depth he really has on his roster. In Austin FC’s second game of La Copita against FC Dallas, Wolff started a completely different Starting XI to the previous match against Houston Dynamo FC. Most notably, starts were handed to SuperDraft pick-up […] READ MORE


New York Red Bulls II Blast Richmond Kickers, 5-1

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Montclair, New Jersey (July 13, 2018) – New York Red Bulls II got a hat trick from Jared Stroud as they swept to a 5-1 victory against the Richmond Kickers at MSU Soccer Park. Stroud opened the scoring after just 63 seconds as NYRB II continue their home dominance over the side from Virginia. New […] READ MORE