USL

USL game schedule to expand next season
USL

USL game schedule to expand next season

USL announced an additional week and an addition two games per team for its 2018 schedule.It further referenced three expansion sides for next season, although so far only two have been officially announced, Nashville and Fresno. Many expect Las Vegas will be the third.

Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1
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Match Report: Bethlehem Steel FC 1 – Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1

Playing for the first time in 2017 without any players loaned from the Philadelphia Union, Bethlehem maintained its undefeated streak by drawing the Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1-1. The team’s “character players” rose to the challenge.

Dare we think Steel and playoffs?
Commentary / USL / USL - Bethlehem Steel FC

Dare we think Steel and playoffs?

A club record unbeaten streak, a 6-point season sweep of last year’s champions, lying fifth in the table, and achieving these while missing a major defender and two mainstay attackers provokes thoughts of eastern Pennsylvania sports fans favorite “P” word, “Playoffs.”

2017 USL takes shape
USL

2017 USL takes shape

What’s new for the newly Division 2 USL in 2017?

What might stand in the way of Division 2 sanctioning for the USL?
USL

What might stand in the way of Division 2 sanctioning for the USL?

If the USL fails in its bid for Division 2 sanctioning, it is the stadium capacity of a significant number of MLS-owned teams that may have been the issue.

Bethlehem Steel FC sign Daly, Gissie, Akinyode
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Bethlehem Steel FC sign Daly, Gissie, Akinyode

Bethlehem Steel sign experienced defender, young striker, and former NYRB II midfielder ahead of inaugural USL season.

Union announces USL team
USL

Union announces USL team

It’s official: the Union will own and operate a USL team that will begin play in 2016 and will call Bethlehem in the Lehigh Valley home.

USL’s growth spurt
USL

USL’s growth spurt

New PSP contributor Patrick Glavin looks at USL’s recent growth spurt and what it means for minor league soccer in Harrisburg and beyond.

Isles out of Open Cup, Ready for Battery, Union
Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / US Open Cup / USL

Isles out of Open Cup, Ready for Battery, Union

The City Islanders look forward to a league match against Charleston Battery and a friendly with the Union after being knocked out of the US Open Cup.

Streaking Islanders
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / US Open Cup / USL

Streaking Islanders

The City Islanders have seen an end to the run of bad luck that marked the beginning of the season and currently sit in fourth place in the league. The sole remaining USL team in the US Open Cup, they recently dispatched New York Red Bulls in extra time and will face DC United on July 21st. On July 27th they host the Union in a friendly. Here’s a look at their recent form with an eye on some players to watch.