USL – Bethlehem Steel FC

Match report: Bethlehem 1 – 3 Louisville
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Match report: Bethlehem 1 – 3 Louisville

While the Steel lost to Louisville, they were not outclassed by the elite side from Kentucky.

Seku Conneh contests the ball v Richmond
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Match report: Bethlehem Steel 0-1 Charlotte Independence

Bethlehem Steel FC fall 1-0 to Charlotte Independence

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 3- 1 Toronto FC II
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 3- 1 Toronto FC II

After a tough night for the Union, Steel FC capitalized on a PK and good distributing play from their back-line to grab three points at home against Toronto.

A Machiavellian response to USL’s complaining owners
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A Machiavellian response to USL’s complaining owners

If USL were to expel its player-development sides, NASL could succor them, solve its problems, and make two equal division two leagues in North America a permanent situation.

OTTAWA, ON - AUGUST 05: USL match between the Ottawa Fury FC and Bethlehem Steel at TD Place Stadium in Ottawa, ON. Canada on Aug. 5, 2017.

PHOTO: Steve Kingsman/Freestyle Photography/Ottawa Fury FC
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 2 – 1 Ottawa Fury

Bethlehem Steel FC took points from the Ottawa Fury at home, and they did so with minimal loans from the Union.

On the current USL league meetings
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On the current USL league meetings

USL owners criticize the so-called MLS2 player development sides that make up 37% of USL. Will they stay in Division Two or be dropped to Division Three?

Bethlehem Steel’s academy pipeline resets
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Bethlehem Steel’s academy pipeline resets

As last year’s academy graduates leave to pursue college, the beginning of the new school year provides and opportunity to meet new young players. Brendan Burke sets out evaluative criteria and introduces us to some of them.

Match Report: Bethlehem lose to Charlotte 0-4
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Match Report: Bethlehem lose to Charlotte 0-4

Bethlehem suffered their worst home defeat ever, matching the four goal loss away to New York in second game ever last season. Charlotte were simply the better team.

Match report: Richmond 3 – 2 Bethlehem
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Match report: Richmond 3 – 2 Bethlehem

Richmond Kickers ended Bethlehem Steel’s undefeated streak while stopping their own string without a win 3-2 at City Stadium in Virginia’s capital.

Former Union assistant coach Brendan Burke. (Photo: Earl Gardner)
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Steel’s Burke comments on USL’s competitive mix

The 2017 United Soccer League mixes together traditional, stand-alone, independent teams newer and older, with more recent wholly-owned Major League Soccer farm teams. Bethlehem head coach Brendan Burke has commented on the “unique mix.”