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USL Pro Week 5: A Look Back

By MIKE GRAMAJO Arizona United SC rebounded from their mortifying USL Pro debut after Jonathan Top’s late-game winner claimed a 2-1 victory over the Sacramento Republic FC on Saturday night at the Peoria Sports Complex. The Republic broke the deadlock … Continue reading »

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Orlando City to play inaugural 2015 MLS season at renovated Citrus Bowl

The MLS expansion team in Orlando will play its inaugural 2015 MLS season at the Citrus Bowl, club officials announced on Monday. Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 5: A Look Ahead

Week 5 of the USL Pro has six matches on top. SBI previews them. Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 4: A Look Back

photo courtesy of Orlando City SC By MIKE GRAMAJO  Orlando City SC is at it again. Orlando City continued its unbeaten start in the USL Pro, defeating the Charleston Battery 1-0 on Saturday. The result also catapulted the Lions back … Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 4: A Look Ahead

By MIKE GRAMAJO While a majority of USL Pro clubs have already seen action in the 2014 season, Arizona United SC officially enters the mix this weekend when they make their league debut on Saturday at home against Oklahoma City … Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 3: A Look Back

Photo by Michael Janosz/ISIphotos.com By MIKE GRAMAJO The LA Galaxy II launched their way back to the top of the USL Pro standings after defeating the Oklahoma City Energy FC, 4-2, on Monday night at the StubHub Center. Peabo Doue … Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 3: A Look Ahead

By MIKE GRAMAJO There are several solid USL Pro match-ups on tap for this weekend, but none may be bigger than the debut of the Oklahoma City Energy FC, who are coached by MLS champion goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen. The Energy … Continue reading »

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USL Pro Week 2: A Look Back

By MIKE GRAMAJO Adrian Heath and Orlando City SC entered Saturday’s USL Pro home opener vs. the Pittsburgh Riverhounds as heavy favorites. The result told a different story, however. The Lions had several scoring opportunities, but were left to settle … Continue reading »

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