A Dozen Cities Officially Apply for MLS Expansion


From Last Word on Soccer, by Joe Hojnacki Tuesday was the deadline for prospective ownership groups to submit formal applications to apply for one of four MLS expansion spots. In total, twelve cities threw themselves into the ring to be added to the top tier in American and Canadian soccer. A Dozen Cities Officially Apply […] READ MORE

Indy Eleven Draw in Season Opener


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Indy Eleven opened up their 2016 North American Soccer League campaign with a nil-nil draw on the road Saturday evening against the Tampa Bay Rowdies at Al Lang Stadium. New manager Tim Hankison’s squad turned in a sloppy, uneven performance in the middle third and attacking third, but ultimately did enough in the […] READ MORE

USL Rising: The USL Is Better Than The NASL

(Editorial) – In the United State Soccer Pyramid, the NASL sits as the second division below MLS. The USL sits as the third division league, but only in title. With an offseason rebrand, success in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, and more buzz within the league and attention from MLS, the USL is rising […] READ MORE

Fury FC Draws Rowdies in Slow Contest


A battle of the titans, this was not. Entering Saturday’s match at TD Place Stadium, Ottawa Fury FC would have gladly taken a point off of Thomas Rongen’s second-place Tampa Bay Rowdies side.  However as the whistle blew for full-time with the score nil-nil, the point earned for Ottawa was met with mixed emotions.  Yes, […] READ MORE