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MLS Expansion: Where Does the League Go Next?

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MLS Expansion: Where Does the League Go Next?

Now that the next three expansion clubs have been discussed, let’s talk about the contenders for the final two spots that would bring Major League Soccer to 24 teams by 2020. There are some very strong contenders for these two spots, but a wildcard could be what happens with a re-branded Chivas USA under new […]

Could SEC Network Launch Open the Door for Men’s Soccer within the SEC?

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Could SEC Network Launch Open the Door for Men’s Soccer within the SEC?

Two nights ago at 6PM EST, college sports coverage entered into a new era with the arrival of the SEC Network. The SEC Network will take the most storied conference in college sports and turn it into a 24-hour channel that will air 160 basketball games, 40 volleyball games, 45 football games, 50 softball games, […]

Austin Aztex to join USL Pro

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Austin Aztex to join USL Pro

The Third Division USL Pro league is growing just a little bit more as the Austin Aztex have announced their entry into the league starting in the 2015 season. Austin currently plays in the fourth-division Premier Development League, the top level of amateur soccer in America. The Aztex are the defending PDL Champions defeating the […]

Lamar Hunt US Open Cup: A Late-Round Change That Will Improve the Competition

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Lamar Hunt US Open Cup: A Late-Round Change That Will Improve the Competition

This past Wednesday night brought with it the third round of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup; this is the round where the eight American-based NASL clubs joined the 24 winners from the second round to see who would earn a dream match-up with an MLS side in Round Four. We had four upsets in […]

MLS: Four Players Involved in Four Team Trade

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MLS: Four Players Involved in Four Team Trade

On what would normally be a quiet day in MLS, four teams ended up trading players. It appears as if Chivas USA acquired Honduran international Marvin Chávez from the Colorado Rapids in exchange for striker Luke Moore and forward Ryan Finley from the Columbus Crew for a conditional second-round pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft. Colorado […]

US Open Cup Is Historic; Can Be Improved Further

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US Open Cup Is Historic; Can Be Improved Further

One of the biggest frustrations as a passionate soccer fan is that it seems like the United States Soccer Federation is content with allowing those other passionate fans to be the minority. It’s no doubt that soccer is lacking in popularity in our country, especially when you consider how many different sport options are out […]

NPSL Northeast Region Team Preview

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NPSL Northeast Region Team Preview

The NPSL Northeast region extends from Virginia to New England and into most of Pennsylvania.  There are four clubs in New York alone.  For those soccer fans still waiting for the NASL Virginia Cavalry to settle their stadium issues, there are five clubs in the state to go support.  RVA FC won the league last season. THE […]

USL PRO: Early Week Recap, Midweek Preview

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USL PRO: Early Week Recap, Midweek Preview

For all those soccer addicts out there that need to see a midweek match this is your chance. The USL PRO and MLS Reserves play there inter-league schedule this week. This year the games are reflected in both leagues standings.  The thinking is more clubs will field a club like the LA Galaxy in 2015.  The […]

MLS Expansion: We Should Trust The League’s Choices

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MLS Expansion: We Should Trust The League’s Choices

On April 16th 2014, Major League Soccer announced the latest city to win a franchise during this round of MLS Expansion.  Atlanta would be awarded the league’s 22nd franchise, joining the league in 2017. The franchise will be owned and operated by Atlanta Falcons owner and Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank. Many US soccer pundits have criticized MLS for their recent […]

Know Your West Division USL-PDL Clubs

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Know Your West Division USL-PDL Clubs

The USL-PDL West Division is an interesting counterpoint to the NPSL West Region that I covered earlier.  The PDL Northwest Division is heavily centered around the traditional Seattle-Portland-Vancouver axis for the old A-League.  The NPSL targeted expansion into their league’s void with a newly created conference this season.  This reflects the West Coast where the USL […]

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