The Folly of Youth: Why the Switchbacks Might Need More Austin Dewing and Tucker Bone Types

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Editorial (June 28, 2019) – Austin Dewing and Tucker Bone have properly announced themselves to the professional soccer world these past couple of weeks. Such was their energy and enthusiasm on their professional debuts, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC fans couldn’t help but be impressed. The Folly of Youth: Why the Switchbacks Might Need More Austin Dewing Types […] READ MORE


Colorado Springs Switchbacks Face a Swope Park Stacked Deck

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Editorial – Sporting Kansas City put the Colorado Springs Switchbacks to the sword in this mid-week match up. No, that’s not a typo. When one team’s starting eleven consists of eight players from another teams’ roster, as was the case when Swope Park Rangers hosted the Switchbacks on Wednesday evening, then let’s just call it […] READ MORE



NYCFC Announce USL Affiliate

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Thursday, NYCFC announced their USL affiliate and they chose a team over 1,800 miles away, San Antonio FC. This partnership replaces their previous affiliate, the Wilmington Hammerheads (600 miles from NYC). Because the Hammerheads self-relegated to the PDL this year and they aren’t available to be an affiliate. NYCFC Announce USL Affiliate “We’re happy to announce […] READ MORE


MLS Expansion Profile: Phoenix

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Major League Soccer continues to change seemingly each and every day, with the latest expansion announcement pushing twelve cities to the forefront of having a team join the league. One of the most intriguing and potentially successful candidates comes from Phoenix in the form of USL side Phoenix Rising FC. MLS Expansion Profile: Phoenix Formerly […] READ MORE


FC Tucson: 2017 & Beyond With General Manager Jonathan Pearlman

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The Premier Development League (PDL) has been one of the most important divisions in recent years for the growth and evolution of players in the United States, providing quality talent to clubs around the country. Founded in 2010, FC Tucson have established themselves as an organization that can help guide young soccer players in their future. FC Tucson: […] READ MORE


Arizona United SC: 2016 Season Review

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Arizona United SC endured a difficult 2016 campaign, missing out on the USL playoffs for the third consecutive season. A record of 9-7-14 saw the club finish 13th in the Western Conference and six points from grabbing the final postseason spot. Arizona United SC: 2016 Season Review Head coach Frank Yallop put together a squad […] READ MORE


NYCFC’s USL Affiliate Dilemma

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Currently, NYCFC have a dilemma on their hands regarding their youth development pipeline. Their USL affiliate, the Wilmington Hammerheads, has dropped down from the USL to the Premier Development League (PDL). This leaves NYCFC to figure out what they are going to do with regard to their USL affiliate. Even though NYCFC haven’t utilized their USL affiliate at […] READ MORE