Category Archives: NASL

Peterson reveals details of NASL expansion plans, throws jabs at MLS in the process

NASL commissioner Bill Peterson touched on the league’s future expansion plans on Thursday, and he took some shots at MLS in the process. Continue reading »

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NASL changes postseason format

NASL announced on Thursday that it will add two more teams to its postseason format in 2014. Continue reading »

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NASL commish open to idea of Adu move to Silverbacks

In the aftermath of Eric Wynalda’s comments to SI.com earlier this week, NASL commissioner Bill Peterson said Thursday that the addition of Freddy Adu would be positive for the league. Continue reading »

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USL Pro/NASL Ticker: USL Pro Tulsa franchise unveils name; Silverbacks sign international trio; and more

By MIKE GRAMAJO Beginning in 2015, the Tulsa Roughnecks FC will be the second professional soccer team in the state of Oklahoma. After it was announced that Tulsa will be getting a USL Pro franchise, the choosing of the name … Continue reading »

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Jacksonville NASL team unveils Armada FC as club name

By FRANCO PANIZO The expansion NASL team in Jacksonville has a name. The club announced on Tuesday that its name will be Jacksonville Armada FC and unveiled its logo. The name pays tribute to the city’s rich Spanish heritage and … Continue reading »

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Cosmos sign Senna to contract extension

By FRANCO PANIZO Marcos Senna enjoyed a dream first season with the New York Cosmos, and he has no intentions to leave the club in the near future. The Cosmos announced on Thursday that Senna has signed a contract extension … Continue reading »

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USL Pro/NASL Ticker: Rusin joins Orlando City; Jacksonville to unveil name and logo; and more

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By DAN ITEL Orlando City SC significantly improved their back line just as they begin to prepare for their final USL Pro season. The future Major League Soccer expansion franchise announced that it has signed former Vancouver … Continue reading »

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Tuesday Evening Ticker: Real Madrid tops Atletico; West Brom tie Chelsea late; and more

Cristiano Ronaldo’s two early penalty kick goals helped Real Madrid cruise to a comfortable 2-0 victory, and 5-0 aggregate series victory against Atletico Madrid in their Copa Del Rey semifinal series. Continue reading »

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NASL Ticker: Fury sign former Crew draft pick; Sandoval returns to Silverbacks; and more

By DAN KARELL A former Canadian youth international is returning to his roots in Ottawa. Ottawa Fury FC announced the signing of former Columbus Crew defender Drew Beckie to a one-year contract, taking their total roster to 11 players ahead … Continue reading »

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Indy Eleven sign former Hoosiers Ring and Ambersley, bring roster to ten players

By DAN KARELL With preseason just around the corner, Indy Eleven’s inaugural roster is starting to come into view. In a ceremony at Indiana University’s famed basketball stadium Assembly Hall, Indy Eleven president Peter Wilt and head coach Jurgen Sommer … Continue reading »

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Wynalda, Silverbacks forge new approach to club soccer management

The Atlanta Silverbacks made headlines for their decision to eliminate the head coaching position earlier this month, but Eric Wynalda and Boris Jerkunica believe the move is the future of American soccer Continue reading »

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Report: Cosmos set to send Lewis on loan to Whitecaps

The New York Cosmos and Vancouver Whitecaps have reportedly found a temporary solution to the bizarre Andre Lewis situation. Continue reading »

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