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Carolina Challenge Cup is Sounders final phase of preseason

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With the season rapidly approaching there are a final few games in Charleston, South Carolina to evaluate the roster. The Seattle Sounders will face the Charleston Battery, Atlanta United and Columbus Crew SC before returning to Starfire.

There are less than three weeks left in the Seattle Sounders preseason before the MLS season opens on March 4.

Inside Reading: The US Open Cup road trip

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(Editor's Note: This is the second in a series of posts in which Reading United and Villanova defender Kyle McCarthy gives an inside look at what life is really like playing for one of the top Premier Development League teams in the country.)

Hello again! It's been a long week since my last post, with the highlight being a trip to the beautiful Blackbauld Stadium for our U.

D.C. United

Sounders to play in 2017 Carolina Challenge Cup

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The Sounders will join Charleston Battery, Columbus Crew and Atlanta United in the Carolina Challenge Cup.

We know the Seattle Sounders will spend at least some of their 2017 preseason in Tucson. We've now learned the team will also head East to take part in the 2017 Carolina Challenge Cup.

Checking out Charleston: A D.C. United fan travels to the Carolina Challenge Cup

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A visit to a quiet architectural milestone in American soccer and home to where D.C. United spent the last days of the 2014 preseason.

When you drive along I-526 you could understandably miss it, and you could even confuse it for the Family Circle Tennis Center, which hosts the WTA Tournament event of the same name.

Preview: Philadelphia Hosts The Harrisburg City Islanders In US Open Cup Quarterfinals

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The Philadelphia Union will look for revenge as they host the Harrisburg City Islanders tonight. The two teams last faced off on June 12th, at Hersey Park Stadium, where the Islanders defeated the Union 3-2 in the two teams' annual friendly.

The Brotherly Game will have an embedded video feed of the game on the front page.

United sign Woodbridge native Andrew Dykstra

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D.C. United Press Release:
D.C. United signs goalkeeper Andrew Dykstra 26-year-old a native of Woodbridge, Va.
Washington, D.C. (February 27, 2012) – D.C. United announced today that the club has signed goalkeeper Andrew Dykstra. The 26-year-old netminder joins the Black-and-Red having completed preseason camps in Florida and Arizona.

MLS Preseason Rewind: DC United tops Chicago, Le Toux nets winner, and more

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The 8th annual Carolina Challenge Cup is underway in Charleston, South Carolina.

DC United notched the only win of the weekend with a 1-0 result over the Chicago Fire while hosts Charleston Battery salvaged a late draw with the Columbus Crew last Saturday.

United fortunate in 1-0 win over Chicago in Carolina Challenge Cup opener

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The old adage "it's better to be lucky than good" certainly played a major role in D.C. United's 1-0 victory over the Chicago Fire in the opening game of the Carolina Challenge Cup tonight in Charleston, South Carolina. Hamdi Salihi's ...

D.C. United Press Release: Academy Update

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D.C. United Academy Update
U-18's and U-16's to compete in Academy Carolina Cup, Collin Martin called into U-20 MNT camp
Washington, D.C. (February 22, 2012) – D.C. United's U-18 and U-16 Academy teams are set to compete in the Development Academy Carolina Challenge Cup from February 24 – 27.

United wins Carolina Challenge Cup with 2-2 draw with Toronto FC

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Charlie Davies' early goal and Joseph Ngwenya's second-half strike earned D.C. United a 2-2 draw with Toronto FC tonight in Charleston, South Carolina to help the Black-and-Red to their second consecutive Carolina Challenge Cup win. United has 7 points through ...

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USOC: U to host Rhinos, City Islanders advance

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Photo: Courtesy of Harrisburg City Islanders

US Open Cup

The Union will host Rochester Rhinos in the third round of the US Open Cup this Tuesday after the USL PRO team defeated NPSL side Brooklyn Italians 3–0 in second round play. The Rhino's are the only non-MLS team to win the Cup since the start of MLS in 1996, defeating Colorado Rapids 2–0 for the championship in 1999.

Reading Utd USOC 1st rd win. Props for Pajoy.

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US Open Cup

Reading United won its first US Open Cup match in five tries on Tuesday night, defeating New York Greek American Atlas, 2–1.

A rebounding shot from Ryan Finley found Pedro Ribeiro to put Reading on the board in the 37th minute. Finley would give Reading the 2–0 in the 55th minute when a foul from former Philadelphia Union defender Christian Arrieta resulted in a free kick delivery from Steven Neumann.

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Match Preview: Bethlehem Steel FC at Charleston Battery

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Somehow, BSFC is still in the hunt for that last playoff spot

Match: Bethlehem Steel FC at Charleston Battery

Date: Saturday, September 10th

Time: 7:30pm EST

Venue: MUSC Health Stadium (Charleston, South Carolina)

Referees: REF- Aleksandar Zhelyazkov AR1- Brian Marshall AR2- Benjamin Hall-Volpenhein 4TH- Jack Schultz


Steel FC all time record: 0-0-1

Yeah, thanks to Wilmington on Wednesday, Bethlehem can still edge in a spot to the playoffs.

USL PRO Hands Out 2012 Post Season Honors

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TAMPA, Fla. – 9/7/12 USL PRO honored its top performers of the season today, announcing the Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Defender of the Year, Goalkeeper of the Year and Coach of the Year from the 2012 season. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony in Charleston, South Carolina, site of Saturday's [.

Winter (the season) begins to season on the horizon

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I am fond of February. It is the first month of the off-season when you can finally say 'TFC game next month". That, and the signs that days are getting just a little longer, are important to me.
Now since I blogged that TFC was using the pre-season stage to shed some players, they turned around and signed two defenders.