Louisville City FC Finds 2017 Broadcast Partner

On Tuesday, Louisville City FC announced a broadcast partnership for the 2017 season with iHeartMedia. Home AND away matches, including pre-game and post-game content, will be broadcast to radios in Louisville and surrounding regions. According to a press release issued by the club, this is the first full-season media rights agreement for Louisville City. The…

Two Additions to Dynamo FC Roster

A pair of sophomores from universities in Ohio will be joining Dayton Dynamo FC for the 2017 NPSL season according to press releases from the club. Defender Eric Hutton is returning for his second season with Dynamo FC. Midfielder Tate Robertson arrives at the club after spending last offseason with Columbus Crew SC U23s. These…

2017 MLS SuperDraft Should Provide Talent for USL

MLS conducted the first two rounds of its 2017 SuperDraft in Los Angeles on Friday, and the final two rounds will take place via teleconference on Tuesday. This means soccer fans across North America are getting their first introductions to players that will be filling out USL rosters next season. Yes, USL rosters. If 2017 resembles 2016,…

Dayton Dynamo FC Sign Pinto

Dayton Dynamo FC has announced its first signing of a new player for the 2017 NPSL season. Paulo Pinto, a goalkeeper hailing from Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, becomes the first addition to the roster ahead of the club’s move to Roger Glass Stadium. Additional roster moves will be made public in the coming weeks. Pinto…

USL Announces 2017 Conference Alignment

A sign that the dust is beginning to settle after USSF elected to provisionally sanction the USL as a D2 professional league in 2017 is the official announcement of the USL conference alignment for the upcoming season. The league will comprise 30 teams, split equally between Eastern and Western Conferences. The Mississippi River will essentially serve as…

Total Attendance Only Part of Top USL Story

During the final days of 2016, the USL published a series of posts on its site to revisit the top stories of the year from around the league. With many narratives worthy of the spotlight, the USL selected the substantial increase in overall attendance as its top story of the year. Nearly 1.5 million fans paid…

Discussing Expansion and the Rumor Mill with NPSL Chairman

The National Premier Soccer League has avoided the tumult that has infused the lower divisions of American professional soccer this off-season, but that does not necessarily mean it will be status quo for one of the top amateur leagues in the United States. The NPSL has added 15 expansion teams since AFC Cleveland hoisted the…

DC United Should Consider All Options for Potential USL Team

The MLS’s DC United have had a formal affiliation with the Richmond Kickers since 2013, allowing some of its players to gain professional playing experience in the USL. The current agreement is slated to run through next season, and it seems the official partnership might not extend beyond that. The Washington Post’s Steven Goff reported…

Dayton Dynamo FC Reveals Jerseys and More

Dayton Dynamo FC held an event at The Dayton Beer Company on Friday evening to reveal new uniforms for the 2017 National Premier Soccer League season. New jerseys were in the spotlight, but DDFC President and CEO David Satterwhite also shared a several additional items with an expectant crowd of supporters. The new jerseys, produced…

FC Cincinnati on the Mark Versus Saint Louis FC

FC Cincinnati hosted Saint Louis FC in an inter-conference match at Nippert Stadium on Monday afternoon with playoff implications for both teams. Saint Louis hoped to play its way back into the USL West playoff race, but a pair of goals by Cincinnati’s Sean Okoli was too much for the visitors to overcome. Okoli’s brace included a…