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Union Academy graduation highlights Bethlehem Steel brotherhood
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Union Academy graduation highlights Bethlehem Steel brotherhood

Due to imminent overseas absence for two almost-graduates, YSC Academy held an early graduation ceremony Friday, June 2, 2017 for two members of the class of 2017. Both play for the Bethlehem Steel.

Match Report:  Bethlehem Steel FC 1-1 Ottawa Fury
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1-1 Ottawa Fury

A saved PK and a brilliantly saved on-frame strike by the Fury keeper prevented the Steel from securing all three points. Disappointment aside, they played dominating possession soccer that was a pleasure to watch.

The US Women's National Team took on China in an International Friendly
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Memorial Day musings

Some observations about the Bethlehem Steel and the USL, from serious issues of future stability to a whimsically fleeting table analysis.

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 3 – Harrisburg City Islanders 1
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 3 – Harrisburg City Islanders 1

Bethlehem Steel FC took their first ever victory over Harrisburg City Islanders Sunday afternoon.

In pictures: Bethlehem Steel FC – Charleston Battery
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In pictures: Bethlehem Steel FC – Charleston Battery

Photographer Mikey Reeves was at Thursday’s Bethlehem match to shoot some great photos of the action. Here’s what he saw.

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.