What a summer it’s been for Ryan Thompson. After almost being gone for the most part of more than two months representing, and then getting a chance to play for his home country, Jamaica, in both the Copa America and CONCACAF Gold Cup tournaments, he returned to Highmark Stadium on Thursday and to his club, […]Read More Thompson Returns to Stuggling Riverhounds, Shares His Experiences
Includes USL/Harrisburg City Islanders/Pittsburgh Riverhounds Reports After trailing 3-1 late in the second half, and playing down a man, the Harrisburg City Islanders showed their Keystone Derby rivals — Pittsburgh Riverhounds — that they can stage a pretty improbable come-from-behind victory of their own. For complete game report, here’s USL.com’s game summary – Ten Man City […]Read More THREE TAKEAWAYS: City Islanders Stage Improbable Comeback Of Their Own
It’s a momentous Sunday for soccer in Pennsylvania. The Finals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament will be played this evening at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia between Mexico and the surprise Jamaican team — that has been led by Pittsburgh Riverhounds goalkeeper Ryan Thompson. Before that, about a hundred plus miles to the West, we’ll […]Read More BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Keystone Derby Part III, Gold Cup Final Mark Momentous Soccer Day in PAn
To say that Pittsburgh Riverhounds Head Coach Mark Steffens was perplexed by his team’s performance in their 2-1 loss to Louisville City on Saturday would be an understatement. “I was pretty shocked about this game. I knew we were fatigued in (previous week’s 4-2 loss at) Montreal, and here today, with a full week’s rest, […]Read More ANALYSIS: Are the Riverhounds Running Out Of Steam?
U.S. vs Jamaica Semifinal – CONCACAF Gold Cup 6 p.m. EST (Fox Sports 1) Atlanta’s Georgia Dome Make no mistake. For Jurgen Klinsmann and the United States Men’s Soccer team –capturing a sixth Gold Cup title — and earning a spot in the prestigious FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia in 2017 would be an important […]Read More FROM THE ‘BURGH: Riverhounds Keeper Thompson, Reggae Boyz Stand Between U.S. and Gold Cup Final
Game Box Score – Louisville City 2 Pittsburgh Riverhounds 1 The Pittsburgh Riverhounds lost their second consecutive game, 2-1, to Louisville City on Saturday night, before a sellout crowd at Highmark Stadium, as goals by Magnus Rasmussen and Matt Fondy proved to be the difference. On an eventful night when the Riverhounds honored Gibsonia’s Meghan […]Read More LOUISVILLE CITY CRASHES PITTSBURGH’S SOCCER PARTY
Pittsburgh Riverhounds (7-6-4, 25 points) vs Louisville City FC (8-3-5, 29 points) 7 p.m. Highmark Stadium SECOND GLANCE AT “THE ‘VILLE” LCFC capped off its four-game homestand with a 1-0 win against the Charlotte Independence on July 11 and enters this weekend with a three-game winning streak, outscoring its opponents 10-2 during that stretch. Matt […]Read More BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Showdown Awaits With Red Hot Louisville City