Angulo Scores, Helps Strikers Upset MLS’ Orlando City To Advance To US Open Cup Quarterfinals 

Former Pittsburgh Riverhounds forward Jose Angulo (pictured right)– who won the USL’s Golden Boot and MVP in 2013 with the Hounds — has helped his current team, Fort Lauderdale Strikers to a second upset of a MLS opponent in the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.  Angulo’s goal in the 12th minute, on a perfectly played … More Angulo Scores, Helps Strikers Upset MLS’ Orlando City To Advance To US Open Cup Quarterfinals 

ANALYSIS: Can Riverhounds Make A Playoff Run?

UPDATE:  There will be no edition of BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS this week — for a full preview of the Riverhounds-Rhinos game on Saturday, at 7 p.m. at Shalen’s Stadium, you can visit the Hounds Gameday Preview Sheet.    When the Pittsburgh Riverhounds defeated FC Montreal last Saturday night it seemed as if a monkey had … More ANALYSIS: Can Riverhounds Make A Playoff Run?

Win Over Argentina Will Do Wonders for #USMNT #USAvARG

“There is no reason at all why we can’t win Copa America,” U.S. Men’s Soccer Coach, Jurgen Klinsmann  “Dream big. Why not?” It’s just one game, but a win tonight for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) could very well provide a huge boost for the team and for a soccer nation that has been striving … More Win Over Argentina Will Do Wonders for #USMNT #USAvARG

US Open Golfers Take In Euros During Weather Delay

I am covering the U.S. Open this week for Pittsburgh Sports Report — but sure enough — I always find myself around soccer related happenings. During the first rain delay at the U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club on Thursday, around mid-morning, many players and caddies took shelter, while others turned their attention to soccer — taking … More US Open Golfers Take In Euros During Weather Delay

RIVERHOUNDS LOSE AGAIN, VICTIMIZED BY PAIR OF OWN GOALS

from USL/Pittsburgh Riverhounds reports RICHMOND, Va. (June 11, 2016) – The Pittsburgh Riverhounds (1-7-3) were unable to overcome two first half own goals, falling to the Richmond Kickers (5-4-4), 3-1, at City Stadium.  Dropping their third-straight match, the Riverhounds lone goal came from Corey Hertzog in the 90th minute, while own goals were conceded by … More RIVERHOUNDS LOSE AGAIN, VICTIMIZED BY PAIR OF OWN GOALS

BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS:  Rolling on to Richmond

Pittsburgh Riverhounds (1-6-3, 6 points) vs Richmond Kickers (4-4-4, 16 points)  5 p.m. Kickoff – City Stadium, Richmond, VA  YouTube / http://www.USLSoccer.com  KEY STORYLINES / WHAT’s AT STAKE The Riverhounds will keep trying to find that one win to turn around what’s been a difficult season.   The Kickers haven’t won a game in the … More BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS:  Rolling on to Richmond

RIVERHOUNDS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNING; SWANSON MAKES MLS DEBUT WITH CREW

The Pittsburgh Riverhounds have finally announced an additional signing — former Charlotte Independence forward Jack Thompson.   Thompson is someone Hounds new head coach Dave Brandt is familiar with — as he played at the coach’s alma mater, Messiah College, from 2011-14.  Last season saw Thompson start in 10 of 19 games played for the … More RIVERHOUNDS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNING; SWANSON MAKES MLS DEBUT WITH CREW