Riverhounds Academy To Commemorate First Class on National Signing Day

This past Fall, Pittsburgh Soccer Report provided coverage of the WPIAL/PIAA boys and girls soccer games — and a riveting playoff season. Now begins the next step for many of the top players in this area who are currently seniors, and looking to play beyond High School.   Next week will mark National Signing Day – and … More Riverhounds Academy To Commemorate First Class on National Signing Day

USL, Riverhounds Schedule Released

Pittsburgh soccer fans, you can start marking your calendars. The USL has released its schedule.   Click here for the complete, 30-game Pittsburgh Riverhounds 2016 league schedule. The Pittsburgh Riverhounds will be part of 2016 league alignment that include 29 teams, with two conferences.  The Eastern Conference will include 14 teams.  Each team will play home-and-home … More USL, Riverhounds Schedule Released

ANALYSIS: Vincent’s Versatility Appeals to United

As we await the release of the 2016 USL schedule today, we have also learned that Rob Vincent will start the preseason in sunny Florida. In 2015, Pittsburgh Riverhounds and its fans could not get enough of Vincent, who had a breakout season. The midfielder from Liverpool, England, scored 21 goals in all competitions, earning … More ANALYSIS: Vincent’s Versatility Appeals to United

#PghSoccer News: Beaver’s Turnley Drafted By LA Galaxy

MLS SUPERDRAFT:  JOSH TURNLEY GOES TO LA GALAXY (from MLS/LA Galaxy reports) The LA Galaxy selected defender Josh Turnley from Georgetown University in the Third Round of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft Tuesday afternoon (42ndoverall). The LA Galaxy passed on their remaining SuperDraft selections (53rd overall, Third Round; 73rd overall, Fourth Round). With their third-round pick … More #PghSoccer News: Beaver’s Turnley Drafted By LA Galaxy

MLS Champs Draft RMU’s Brett; Crew Add Depth

Robert Morris University’s standout Neco Brett was selected with the 40th pick in Major League Soccer’s SuperDraft on Tuesday. Timbers coach Caleb Porter said that he felt Brett was the best available player left at the No. 40 pick. He said that the club plans to use Brett mostly on the wing. “He has upside,” … More MLS Champs Draft RMU’s Brett; Crew Add Depth

MLS SuperDraft: Crew Selections Could Make It To Highmark Stadium; RMU’s Brett Likely To Be Drafted

Major League Soccer’s Annual SuperDraft is today.   Why it’s called Super, I’m not sure, but it’s what MLS has been using for 17 years to select (mostly) from players that have graduated from College or have been signed to play in the league as they have also combined the college player selections with its … More MLS SuperDraft: Crew Selections Could Make It To Highmark Stadium; RMU’s Brett Likely To Be Drafted

Keeping Up With USL Expansion: 29 Teams To Play in 2016

Having Trouble keeping up with all of the activity in USL this offseason? Thursday’s news that the United Soccer League (USL), the third-division of the U.S. Soccer professional soccer pyramid, added another new franchise in San Antonio will mark the ever-expanding league’s total now to 31 teams. There are now 29 teams, including our own … More Keeping Up With USL Expansion: 29 Teams To Play in 2016

Hounds Announce Two More Signings: Gilstrap Returns To Pro Team Roster

Another day, and another of pair of Pittsburgh Riverhounds signings to share. This time, in what was a move that was expected, the Hounds announced that goalkeeper Hunter Gilstrap has returned to the pro team roster and they’ve added central defender Karsten Smith. Gilstrap’s return to Highmark Stadium to lead the Riverhounds’ Goalkeeper Academy youth training … More Hounds Announce Two More Signings: Gilstrap Returns To Pro Team Roster

More Signings: Riverhounds Add Pair of Forwards

The Riverhounds are rolling out the announcements of their new signings this week. Today they’ve announced they’ve added a pair of experienced forwards, Corey Hertzog and Zak Boggs who played for the Tampa Bay Rowdies last season. Hertzog led the NCAA Division I in goals during his junior year at Penn State University before joining the … More More Signings: Riverhounds Add Pair of Forwards