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A graduate of Pennsylvania State University ’16 with an interest in sports and history. Twitter: @m_mcclain15 Email tips and hellos: mattmcclain0@gmail.com

News roundup: Sam Allardryce interested in USMNT job, FIFA releases 2018 World Cup ball, Jack Elliot finishes 3rd in RoY voting
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Sam Allardryce interested in USMNT job, FIFA releases 2018 World Cup ball, Jack Elliot finishes 3rd in RoY voting

Sam Allardyce interested in USMNT position, Donovan isn’t, and more

And then there were two... Liberia and Sierra Leone complete in the final.
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight: Refugee Team inspires city during 2017 Philadelphia Unity Cup

There was an inspirational team added to the 2017 Philadelphia International Unity Cup : an all-Refugee Team. Their formation story here.

News roundup: Union, Steel announce 2018 roster moves, Curtin returns, Stewart speaks of consistency
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Union, Steel announce 2018 roster moves, Curtin returns, Stewart speaks of consistency

Both teams announced roster moves, Earnie Stewart and Curtin hold their last press conference for the season, and more in today’s roundup.

Eight teams remained.
Philadelphia Unity Cup

2017 Philadelphia International Unity Cup: A review so far

The second Philadelphia Unity Cup is next weekend. Matt McClain has a recap of the action up to this point.

Bethlehem Steel FC announce 2018 off-season roster moves, Matt Real returns
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Bethlehem Steel FC announce 2018 off-season roster moves, Matt Real returns

Bethlehem Steel FC have announced roster moves in preparation for the 2018 season. Details and brief analysis here.

News roundup: Zack Steffen fires Columbus upset over Atlanta, Garber on Columbus move
Daily news roundups

News roundup: Zack Steffen fires Columbus upset over Atlanta, Garber on Columbus move

Downingtown’s Zack Steffen played the game of his life before a record crowd in Atlanta, MLS commissioner weighs in potential Columbus move, more on Roland Alberg’s potential transfer to Bulgaria, more news.

Match Report: Toronto FC II 2 – 4 Bethlehem Steel FC
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match Report: Toronto FC II 2 – 4 Bethlehem Steel FC

With every match meaning more each week, Bethlehem Steel FC grab another road result with a dominating performance winning 4-2 behind rookie Santi Moar’s brace.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – 1 Tampa Bay Rowdies
USL - Bethlehem Steel FC / USL Match report

Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – 1 Tampa Bay Rowdies

Bethlehem Steel FC extend unbeaten streak to 5 matches and spoil Tampa Bay Rowdies chance to clinch a USL Cup playoff berth again during Saturday night’s 1-1 draw.

Local Spotlight: More than just a soccer match on Sunday in Bethlehem
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight: More than just a soccer match on Sunday in Bethlehem

Bethlehem Steel FC have partnered with Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley for a Gold Match this Sunday against in-state foe Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Steel FC players will play in honor of PCFLV children and families.

Bethlehem Steel FC logo
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Bethlehem Steel FC match vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies postponed

Due to Hurricane Irma, Bethlehem Steel FC’s match against Tampa Bay Rowdies has been cancelled.