Category: International Soccer

Gameday 8: Pittsburgh Riverhounds vs Toronto FC II


7 PM – Highmark Stadium
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Gameday 2: Toronto FC II vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds

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4PM – Ontario Soccer Centre

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Moring Line Odd from Bet365

Toronto +120

Draw +240

Pittsburgh +188

After what seems like an eternity, the Hounds are back in action after last week’s postponed match. The boys travel above the boarder (Remember: one case of beer per person when traveling) and face the Baby Reds of TFCII. Mark Steffens has a bit of a challenge on his hands with this being only the second competitive match his side will have played over the nine weeks that the team has been assembled since the beginning of training and pre-season. In contrast, Toronto picked up their first win of the campaign last weekend, during an all Canadian affair in Montreal.

Pittsburgh will…

Where are they now? 2016 Edition

As the season approaches we like to take a look back at the previous years roster and see where everyone landed. By this point most guys who left would’ve found a new club. The below list is accurate to the best of our Google abilities. If we’re missing anyone or where they ended up is incorrect let us know.

Returning Players

Mike Green
Drew Russell
Willie Hunt
Stephen Okai
Kevin Kerr
Lebogang Moloto
Nick Kolarac

Off to New Clubs

Rob Vincent – D.C. United
Calle Brown – Houston Dynamo
Ryan Thompson – St. Louis FC
Fejiro Okiomah – San Antonio FC
Ben Newnam – Louisville City FC
Tyler Pasher – Swope Park Rangers
Danny Earls – Rochester Rhinos (unconfirmed)
Vini Dantas – Baltimore Blast
Jereme Raley – Baltimore Blast
Max Touloute – Missouri Comets
Boris Zivanovic – FC Koper (Slovenia)
Kene Eze – North Geelong Warriors FC (Australia)
Jeffrey Kyei – SSC Tübingen…

Player News and Notes: International Callup and A New Signing

Thomopson to Join the Jamaican National Team for Copa America


I completely forgot Jamaica was in the Copa America this year. Fortunately for Ryan Thompson Jamaica didn’t forget about him. For the second time this year, and probably not the last, Thompson will be joining the Reggae Boyz to represent his country on the international stage. As always we’re extremely excited for Thompson and wish him all the luck in the world. The downside is he’s going to end up missing a lot of USL action. The Copa America runs from June 11th to July 4th. A month usually isn’t bad, but this year it leads right into the CONCACAF Gold Cup (July 7th – 26th). We’re expecting Thompson to be called up for that tournament as well. Even if Jamaica makes an early exit after the group stage of the…