Soccer Insider: NASL


Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 12/10/2013

Cavalry postpones NASL inaugural season

Confronted by stadium issues, the NASL expansion club in Loudoun County, Virginia will not begin play in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  11:29 AM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, virginia cavalry

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Harkes is leading candidate to coach NASL expansion club in Loudoun County

John Harkes, a former D.C. United and U.S. national team captain, is the leading candidate to become head coach of the Virginia Cavalry, an NASL expansion club.

By Steven Goff  |  12:54 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, NASL, virginia cavalry

Posted at 07:04 PM ET, 09/23/2013

NASL club in Virginia seeking temporary home

Delays in a stadium project will force the Virginia Cavalry, a North American Soccer League expansion team, to find a temporary home in the spring.

By Steven Goff  |  07:04 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, U.S. soccer, virginia cavalry

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013

2007 D.C. draft pick Arguez arrested in Georgia

Bryan Arguez, D.C. United's first-round draft pick in 2007 and a member of two U.S. squads at the Under-20 World Cup, remains jailed in Georgia after being charged with rape three weeks ago.

By Steven Goff  |  03:48 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, U.S. soccer

Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013

Update on Virginia's NASL expansion club

Mark Simpson and the expansion Virginia Cavalry FC are nine months from their first North American Soccer League match.

By Steven Goff  |  04:26 PM ET, 07/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, North American Soccer League, virginia cavalry

Posted at 01:00 AM ET, 06/13/2013

D.C. United advances in U.S. Open Cup

Dwayne De Rosario's hat trick propelled D.C. United into the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals with a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Union.

By Steven Goff  |  01:00 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, NASL, u.s. open cup, usl

Posted at 01:25 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Why you should care about U.S. Open Cup

It's far from perfect, but the U.S. Open Cup offers plenty of angles and charms. Now in its 100th year, the tournament welcomes MLS clubs in next week's third round.

By Steven Goff  |  01:25 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, u.s. open cup, U.S. soccer, usl

Posted at 10:08 PM ET, 02/09/2013

D.C. United routs Tampa Bay Rowdies, 4-0

Lionard Pajoy and Taylor Kemp scored two goals apiece in the second half as D.C. United routed the second-division Tampa Bay Rowdies, 4-0, in a preseason match.

By Steven Goff  |  10:08 PM ET, 02/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, Major League Soccer, MLS, NASL

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 02/08/2013

Friday kickaround: United, Spirit, Cavalry

D.C. United preseason updates, Washington Spirit draft picks, NASL Virginia team's nickname, U.S. women's national team match

By Steven Goff  |  12:36 PM ET, 02/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NASL, NWSL, Roundup, virginia cavalry, washington spirit

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 11/28/2012

Wednesday kickaround

Kevin Payne to Toronto FC, MLS awards, MLS Cup, NASL's new commissioner, U.S. women's friendly, Charlie Davies case, Americans abroad

By Steven Goff  |  09:48 AM ET, 11/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, MLS, NASL, Roundup, U.S. national team, women's soccer

Posted at 09:55 PM ET, 11/05/2012

NASL coming to Northern Virginia

The North American Soccer League made it official: Loudoun County in Virginia will have an expansion club starting in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  09:55 PM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NASL, North American Soccer League

Posted at 10:04 PM ET, 10/29/2012

NASL approves Virginia expansion club

The North American Soccer League, a second-division circuit behind MLS, has approved an expansion team in Loudoun County, Virginia. The club is expected to begin play in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  10:04 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, North American Soccer League

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Northern Virginia moves closer to NASL franchise

A deal to build a baseball-soccer stadium in Loudoun County has bolstered the possibility of a North American Soccer League expansion franchise coming to Northern Virginia in time for the 2014 season.

By Steven Goff  |  01:36 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, North American Soccer League

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 09/05/2012

Wednesday kickaround: Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz, U.S. national team, MLS, D.C. United, NASL

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz, U.S. national team, MLS, D.C. United, NASL

By Steven Goff  |  10:39 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jamaica, U.S. national team, FIFA, MLS, NASL, D.C. United

Posted at 09:35 PM ET, 08/09/2012

Weekend TV & online soccer listings: Olympic gold medal match, friendlies, FA Community Shield, German Super Cup, Eredivisie, Ligue 1, Scotland, MLS, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, NASL, USL

Olympic gold medal match, friendlies, FA Community Shield, Ligue 1, Scotland, MLS, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, NASL, USL

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 PM ET, 08/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, MLS, Olympics, NASL, USL

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 08/08/2012

NASL close to awarding expansion franchise to Northern Virginia for 2014 season

The North American Soccer League is close to awarding an expansion team to Northern Virginia.

By Steven Goff  |  04:18 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, MLS

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 08/02/2012

D.C. United news & notes: MLS salaries, Olsen’s possible lineup, Conor Shanosky update, rare reserve match, Hamdi Salihi’s Albania

MLS salaries, Olsen’s possible lineup, Conor Shanosky update, rare reserve match, Hamdi Salihi’s Albania

By Steven Goff  |  12:19 PM ET, 08/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NASL

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 07/31/2012

D.C. United news & notes

D.C. United news and notes from training at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  12:52 PM ET, 07/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Olympics, NASL

Posted at 10:03 PM ET, 07/12/2012

Weekend TV & online listings: MLS, NASL, USL, Brazil

MLS, NASL, USL, Brazil matches available this weekend

By Steven Goff  |  10:03 PM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, NASL, USL

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 07/12/2012

Northern Virginia group seeking NASL expansion franchise to play in Loudoun County

A Virginia group is attempting to operate an NASL expansion team near Dulles Airport, starting in 2014.

By Steven Goff  |  05:56 PM ET, 07/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, MLS, New York Cosmos, D.C. United

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 07/03/2012

Jason Garey, striker and author: Soccer player writes novel based on libertarian beliefs

Former Maryland Terrapins star Jason Garey self-published a novel about politics and economics.

By Steven Goff  |  03:41 PM ET, 07/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Garey, MLS, Carolina RailHawks, NASL: Ron Paul

Posted at 01:37 AM ET, 04/12/2012

‘F&*%$ Hell, It’s Paul Cannell’: Former Washington Diplomats star recalls the wild days of the NASL

Former Washington Diplomats star Paul Cannell recalls the wild days of the NASL.

By Steven Goff  |  01:37 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NASL, Paul Cannell, Washington Diplomats

Posted at 06:40 PM ET, 01/19/2012

A few minutes with D.C. United’s first-round draft pick, Louisville midfielder Nick DeLeon

Nick DeLeon, D.C. United’s first-round draft choice, discusses his MLS aspirations, his father’s NASL career and his Trinidad connections.

By Steven Goff  |  06:40 PM ET, 01/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, NASL