The 15-year-old midfielder, Selmir Miscic, agreed to stay with the Union organization yesterday and became the youngest signing in Steel FC’s brief history. Miscic is now the fourth Union Academy player to sign a USL contract with Steel FC following in Derrick Jones, Matt Real, and Yosef Samuel’s footsteps.Read more "Union Academy midfielder Selmir Miscic inks first professional contract with Steel FC"
Steel FC captain James Chambers and defender Matt Mahoney spoke with PSN this week about Steel FC’s great run of form through August and the road ahead as they try to continue their winning ways in September.Read more "James Chambers and Matt Mahoney look to lead Bethlehem Steel FC forward into the playoffs"
CJ Sapong scored his fourth goal of the season while Fafa Picault netted his sixth goal on the year as Philadelphia Union earned a 2-0 clean sheet victory at DC United Wednesday night. The win makes it five straight for Philadelphia. They now have 39 points on the year and sit comfortably in fifth place, just one point behind Columbus Crew SC.Read more "Philadelphia Union make it five straight wins as they blank DC United 2-0 in their first trip to Audi Field"
Philadelphia Union blanked New England Revolution on their way to a crucial 1-0 home win Saturday night. The win extended the club’s winning streak to four straight. Below is a transcription of Union head coach Jim Curtn’s post-match press conference. Curtin was quick to mention the sloppiness of the match, but still remained positive as his team now have two road matches against Eastern Conference opponents this week.Read more "Philadelphia Union head coach Jim Curtin’s post-match press conference: full transcript from Saturday night"
A last second Steel FC goal by Adam Najem after a first half red card for Nashville SC granted Bethlehem a 2-1 road victory Saturday night. With the win, Steel FC increase their current road win streak to four. Bethlehem have won six out of their last seven contests and now sit seven points clear of the playoff line with six games left.Read more "Steel FC earn fourth straight road win 2-1 at Nashville SC; now 7 points clear of playoff line"
Cory Burke netted his seventh goal of the season as Philadelphia Union toppled New England Revolution for the third time this season with a 1-0 win. The win now puts Philadelphia seven points clear of the playoff line as they complete the season series sweep vs New England. Philadelphia have lost just once in August and have now strung four straight wins together.Read more "Philadelphia Union earn fourth straight victory after toppling Revolution 1-0"
The Philadelphia Union are playing their best soccer of the season at the most opportune time. They welcome fellow Eastern Conference foe New England Revolution to Chester Saturday for yet another crucial chance at a win and three points. Currently in 5th place with 33 points, the Jim Curtin coached squad will look to defeat New England for the third time in 2018 as they continue their push for the playoffs.Read more "Saturday night is another big test for the Philadelphia Union as they look to beat New England for the third time in 2018"
After taking care of business at home Wednesday night with a crucial 2-0 win against Ottawa Fury FC, Bethlehem Steel FC will look to continue their recent run of good play on the road against ninth place North Carolina FC at First Tennessee Park Saturday night. Steel FC will look to continue their two game win streak while trying to avoid defeat away from home for the fourth straight time.Read more "Steel FC travel to Nashville SC in search of their third straight win as playoff race tightens"
Despite heavy rains to start the second half, Bethlehem Steel FC held off Ottawa Fury FC on their way to a crucial 2-0 home win thanks to two goals from Santi Moar. Steel FC have now won five out of their last six matches with clean sheets in their last four victories. FIRST HALF Steel […]Read more "First half brace from Santi Moar lifts Bethlehem Steel FC past Ottawa Fury FC 2-0; earn second consecutive clean sheet victory"
Just one point separates fifth place Steel FC (36 pts.) and seventh place Ottawa Fury FC (35 pts.) in the Eastern Conference standings. The two clubs will meet Wednesday evening at Lehigh University’s Goodman Stadium in what will be a match with heavy playoff implications on the line.Read more "Bethlehem Steel FC host Ottawa Fury FC in what promises to be a playoff preview"