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Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 0 – Charleston Battery 1
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel FC 0 – Charleston Battery 1

On a rainy day in Bethlehem a proven striker demonstrated to local school children why having such a player is an advantage.

FC Cincinnati vs Bethlehem
5/20/2017
Nippert Stadium
Cincinnati, OH

Photographer: Brett Hansbauer
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Goliath, and little David from Bethlehem

Head coach Brendan Burke modestly understated the matter when he described his most recent opponent as a big-budget, fully-resourced side. While they lost a third game to them Saturday, the two previous clean sheet victories deserve remembrance and praise.

Match report: FC Cincinnati 2-1 Bethlehem Steel FC
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Match report: FC Cincinnati 2-1 Bethlehem Steel FC

Lightning struck, literally. The Steel lost 2-1 in Cincinnati after the final minutes of the game were called off following a lengthy weather delay.

Interchangeable parts in Bethlehem, 2017
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Interchangeable parts in Bethlehem, 2017

Earnie Stewart’s interchangeable parts idea may work better with soccer players than previously thought.

Match Report: Toronto FC II 0-1 Bethlehem Steel
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Match Report: Toronto FC II 0-1 Bethlehem Steel

The Steel travelled to Toronto and earned three points. After converting an early penalty, Bethlehem’s stout defending sealed the game.

Bethlehem Steel FC vs. Charleston Battery at MUSC Health Stadium in Charleston, S.C. on Saturday, May 6, 2017.
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-1 Charleston Battery

An early goal and a solid defensive effort saw Charleston Battery drop Bethlehem Steel on the road.

Young women at the Union Academy, and other Steel points
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Young women at the Union Academy, and other Steel points

Three practical realities indicate YSC Academy will remain an all boys school for the immediate future. And other Steely tidbits.

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1-0 FC Cincinnati
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1-0 FC Cincinnati

The Steel score dramatically in the 87th minute to steal three points from highly regarded FC Cincinnati.

Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando
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Lessons from the Steel’s loss to Orlando

As PSP readers struggle to discern a way forward for the Philadelphia Union organization, here are some follow-up thoughts from down on the farm.

Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-2 Orlando City B
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-2 Orlando City B

Bethlehem Steel were beaten Sunday by a brace that included the Orlando shooter’s first professional goal.