Category Archives: USSF Division 2

SBI’s NASL Preview: A year later, new league is ready to launch

  By JOHN BOSCHINI It's been almost 27 years since the North American Soccer League last saw a game, but that will change this Saturday when the storied league returns to action under the USSF umbrella with eight franchises. The … Continue reading »

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Henry, Ballouchy score as Red Bulls defeat Strikers, 2-0

By FRANCO PANIZO Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – The New York Red Bulls concluded their week-long preseason camp in South Florida on Saturday afternoon, and they did so with a convincing win. The Red Bulls defeated the newly-renamed Ft. Lauderdale Strikers, … Continue reading »

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NASL teams ruled out of U.S. Open Cup; sanctioned league struggling financially

Photo by By JOHN BOSCHINI After a tumultuous offseason rife with doubt over the future of one of American soccer's lower-tier leagues, the NASL lived to fight another day as the U.S. Soccer Federation gave the league provisional sanctioning … Continue reading »

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Morning Ticker: Newcastle hires Pardew, USL PRO continues expansion and more

By AVI CREDITOR Alan Pardew has been hired to take the reins at Newcastle United, after Chris Hughton was let go as the club's manager on Monday. Pardew, who has previously managed Reading, West Ham and Charlton and most recently … Continue reading »

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NASL submits final bid to USSF for Second Division sanction

The USSF Second Division Pro League is no more, and the second incarnation of the North American Soccer League is aiming to assume the mantle as the second division soccer league in the United States. The NASL tabled a bid … Continue reading »

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Islanders claim improbable USSF D-2 title

Photo by In the end, the 2-0 first leg lead proved to be plenty for the Puerto Rico Islanders, the 2010 champions of the USSF Second Division. The Carolina Railhawks didn't have enough to overturn the deficit, only mustering … Continue reading »

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