Category: Steel Army

GAMEDAY 5: Charleston Independence vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds

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7PM – Eagle Field (Which is located in South Carolina)

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Match Officials, as Assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Eric Usher
AR1: Mr. Gregory Brigman
AR2: Mr. Larry Williams
4TH: Mr. Benjamin Ellis

Morning Line Odds, via Bet365

CHA -110

DRAW +250

PIT +230

Wednesday night was rough. It caused flashbacks of last season.

It’s in the past. It’s time to move on.

The beloved have to come out of the gate strong tonight against Charlotte and not give a team that has yet to find its legs this season a chance to do just that. While the legs be a little heavy and the knocks picked up Wednesday still fresh (Hertzog?),…



GAMEDAY 2: Riverhounds vs FC Cincinnati

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5PM – Highmark Stadium

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Match Officials; as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Guido Gonzalez Jr.
AR1: Mr. Cory Richardson
AR2: Mr. Brandon Smith
4TH: Mr. Maxwell Hartman

Morning Line Odds, via BET365

PIT +187

DRAW +240

CIN +110

Note: Rich Balchan not impressed with how the bookmakers see this playing out…

@Grubba_Trib @PghRiverhounds @fccincinnati Screw em.. they’re not on the field

— Rich Balchan (@RichBalchan) March 31, 2017

Last week was fun, wasn’t it? We had nearly perfect weather, six goals combined, an early front runner for goal of the year, and a Hounds team that looks like they…



Back From The Dead

July 4 2015

The 2017 season is upon us which means the mess that was 2016 is finally fully behind us. The season opener and home opener combination is like the first day of school after summer break. We’re returning to our well known sections and saying hi to people we haven’t seen in a while. We walk into Highmark Stadium with excitement, and perhaps a bit of nervousness, about what this year will hold. All eyes are on the field as the team gets a fresh start. Everyone is undefeated on opening day.

I talked to a number of Steel Army members over the offseason and inevitably the conversation circled around to the question of “have you renewed your season tickets yet?”. More than any other offseason than I can remember the response I’d get would be silence, a darn out “um…”, a sigh,…



GAMEDAY 1: Riverhounds vs New Jersey Red Bulls II

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5PM – Highmark Stadium

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Match Officials, as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Charles Murphy

Last Hounds Match: Home vs Cincinnati (9/14/16)
AR1:  Ms. Maggie Short
AR2: Mr. Matthew Fotia
4TH: Mr. Lucas Feathers

Morning Line Odds, Via BET365

PIT +240

DRAW +260

NY -125

Last season sucked… hard. It started bad and then somehow got worse. We were angry, the club was miserable, and the fun times had disappeared. Going to games became something that more closely resembled work than pleasure. We never want to see it get that bad again. But, we’ve had a couple of months to…