Mike Ambersley Joins Lou Fusz Soccer

Mike Ambersley has been named Director of Player Development for the Lou Fusz Blue Star Development Program. He joins Lou Fusz SC following his retirement from a professional career that began when drafted by FC Dallas in 2006 following his graduation from Indiana, where he won an NCAA title in 2004. He was the first […]

Jeremy Alumbaugh, St Louis FC GM, on Player Development

With the completion of the World Cup, player development has become the topic of conversation within the community. So I went to the fellow I know best, who trained my nephews and was instrumental in helping me set my focus on “serving soccer junkies” since I began this effort in 2005, to discuss the topic. […]

John Berner Signed by Colorado Rapids

Via The Colorado Rapids announced today that the club has signed goalkeeper John Berner, who was selected by the team with the 35th overall selection (second round) of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft. Per league and team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “John is a talented young goalkeeper with a great deal of […]

STL Players Keying Playoff Runs as Final Stretch Begins for MLS Squads

By Kevin Smith As we have pointed out numerous times in this space one of the great things about Major League is its parity. The 2013 season is shaping up to be no different. Consider that as the league enters its final 6 weeks of play 16 of the league’s 19 clubs have a legitimate […]

St Louis Players in MLS, An Update

We are one-fourth of the way through the Major League Soccer season and our intrepid writer Kevin Smith tore himself away from the ultrasounds (38 weeks, yikes!) to give us an update on who’s representing. Who is your favorite? Game information this weekend included so players are listed in the order of the games. If […]

MLS All-Star Voting Open

The AT&T MLS All-Star Game will be played on Wednesday, July 25, at PPL Park in Philadelphia (7:30 pm CT on ESPN2, ESPN3, TeleFutura, TSN and RDS). The All-Stars will face Chelsea FC, 5th place finishers in the EPL but more importantly Champions League winners in 2012. The MLS All-Stars will be hoping to reverse […]

Matt Pickens Takes Long Road to Colorado’s No. 1 Keeper

By Kevin Smith – Maybe it is the family he was born into (three older brothers). Maybe it’s where he grew up (Washington, Mo.). Maybe it’s the coach he played for in college (Jon Leamy at Missouri State). Maybe it is the fact he had to spend almost six years as a professional waiting for […]

MLS Playoff Games Saturday and Sunday

The MLS Playoffs continue with the first games in the four conference semifinal series on Saturday and Sunday this weekend. The second legs will be played on Wednesday and Thursday of next week, with the winners decided on total goals in the two-game series. Here’s the TV schedule for the four games: Saturday at 9:00pm: […]