Fury FC: On possession and passing so far / Fury FC: La possession et le jeu de passes jusqu’à présent

(La version française suit la version anglaise) Cover Picture: Twitter, @OttawaFuryFC This is the second part of three which cover the season so far through a stats lense, looking at attacking, possession and passing and defence. The first part on attacking is here. Before the season, I wrote about the expected beautiful possession and passing game that this squad was expected to play. I also noted that … Continue reading Fury FC: On possession and passing so far / Fury FC: La possession et le jeu de passes jusqu’à présent

Fury FC: On Attacking… / Fury FC: L’attaque jusqu’à présent

(La version française suit la version anglaise)  This is the first part of three articles where I will cover the team’s offensive, defensive and possession/passing game so far this season, through a stats lense. We are now past mid-season, and we can say that Fury FC’s performance so far has been (very) good, exceeding early expectations. I am also continously impressed by Charlie Ward’s poses … Continue reading Fury FC: On Attacking… / Fury FC: L’attaque jusqu’à présent

Fury FC: Their best start… / Fury FC: Leur meilleur départ…

(version en français après le texte en anglais) Ottawa, we have a streak. We have a winning team. We have a good football team. Fury fans are currently witnessing their team’s best start in years. We are seeing good, pleasant football, that possession-and-passing heavy type of football that I had noted in a pre-season article. And the lads are winning with those tactics. With wins … Continue reading Fury FC: Their best start… / Fury FC: Leur meilleur départ…

From the Notebook: Nashville in Ottawa

(La version française suit la version anglaise) I attended our new season home opener at TD Place with 6,500 fans in attendance. This is reportedly our best home opener attendance since our inaugural year, and this is the kind of attendance we need to maintain (and increase if possible) for our club. The North Side perspective was very good and I am not sure if … Continue reading From the Notebook: Nashville in Ottawa

From the Notebook: Fury in Birmingham

En français: https://613sportsblog.com/2019/03/17/de-mon-carnet-de-note-le-fury-a-birmingham/ I was out on Saturday night, but I followed the game through FotMob and catched the last 15-20 minutes live and rewatched it entirely this morning.  Here are my thoughts from my notebook: Fury FC won their first game, away in against expansion side Birmingham Legion FC. Fury brings 4 points from its two first games, the best start in history of … Continue reading From the Notebook: Fury in Birmingham

De mon carnet de note: le Fury à Birmingham

J’étais hors de la maison samedi soir, mais j’ai suivi le match sur FotMob, et j’ai réussi à voir les derniers 15-20 minutes en direct. J’ai vu le match ce matin. Voici ce que j’ai tiré de mon carnet de note: Le Fury a gagné son premier match, à l’étranger contre l’équipe d’expansion Birmingham Legion FC. Le Fury ramène donc quatre points des deux premiers … Continue reading De mon carnet de note: le Fury à Birmingham