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A look at the Steel roster: depth or disappointment?
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A look at the Steel roster: depth or disappointment?

What can we take so far this season from the players who’ve spent time with both the Steel and the Union? PSP’s Christian Sandler on the difficulty of evaluating Bethlehem’s Union loanees.

the Battery defending a cross
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Match Report: Charleston Battery 2- 1 Bethlehem Steel

Bethlehem Steel conceded on either side of halftime en route to a 2-1 loss, with a Derrick Jones goal from the spot not enough to salvage a disappointing night in Charleston against the Battery.

Bethlehem deals with roster challenges again
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Bethlehem deals with roster challenges again

Three details about the 2018 Bethlehem Steel FC: one basic, one sad, and one head-shakingly ironic.

Moar, man of the match
USL Match report

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel 3-1 Richmond Kickers

Although they spotted Richmond the first goal, Bethlehem Steel attacked relentlessly to earn a 3-1 victory on Sunday afternoon at Lehigh.

Match Report: Louisville 3 – Bethlehem 1
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Match Report: Louisville 3 – Bethlehem 1

Despite a characteristically brave effort from Brendan Burke’s squad, defending USL champs Louisville FC smelted Bethlehem Steel through three first-half goals.

Former Union assistant coach Brendan Burke. (Photo: Earl Gardner)
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Head coach Brendan Burke pleased despite lack of early wins

Bethlehem Steel FC didn’t pick up a win in a three-game homestand at Goodman Stadium. But Brendan Burke still sees positives in that stretch. PSP’s Matt McClain spoke with Burke about the early part of the season and building team chemistry.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 1-1 FC Cincinnati
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel 1-1 FC Cincinnati

An early goal by Cory Burke and a late intervention by John McCarthy were enough to earn Bethlehem Steel a good point against a powerhouse FC Cincinnati side.

Eight weeks of silence – Olivier Mbaizo
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Eight weeks of silence – Olivier Mbaizo

No one from Keystone Sports and Entertainment or its subsidiary organization has said anything about the 20 year-old francophone outside defender for 64 days. After exactly eight weeks, the recovery time from meniscus surgery if Fabinho’s prognosis is any example, it is time to answer questions.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 1-1 Charleston Battery
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel 1-1 Charleston Battery

A valiant effort to secure the first win over Charleston Battery in Steel history fell short, even though Bethlehem were the better side on the pitch and fought back to tie 1-1 behind Cory Burke’s finish.

Bethlehem Steel FC: Four returning players
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Bethlehem Steel FC: Four returning players

Bethlehem Steel FC head coach Brendan Burke is continually asked to handle last minute matchday roster changes as a result of the club’s affiliation with MLS Philadelphia Union. But Burke relies on four returning players to help keep his matchday units in cohesion. PSP spoke with Burke about those players and the impacts they bring to his club in an ever changing, ultra competitive environment like Steel FC houses.