Local Spotlight

Yosef Samuel (#49) looks up-field for a connecting pass.
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight: Yosef Samuel

Yosef Samuel’s journey from Ethiopia to the USA has proved to be successful. Samuel has been finding his stride of late with 14 straight appearances in the 18-man matchday roster for a very hot Bethlehem Steel FC team who begin the second half of their season Saturday.

Cardinal Dougherty and an alumni soccer match worth watching
Local Spotlight

Cardinal Dougherty and an alumni soccer match worth watching

Cardinal Dougherty High School in Philadelphia may have closed seven years ago, but its alumni haven’t forgotten it. Each year, an estimated 50 players turn out, much as they will this Saturday in North Wildwood. PSP’s Matt McClain offers a slice of local soccer history still trying to stay alive.

Local Spotlight: Joel Sobalbarro, teenage traveling soccer stalwart
Local Spotlight

Local Spotlight: Joel Sobalbarro, teenage traveling soccer stalwart

Our first Local Spotlight focuses on a globetrotting teenager who competed in an international tournament two months ago.