Cover Picture: canadasoccer.com (La version française suit la version en anglais) On Tuesday, October 15th, the Canadian Men’s National Team (CanMNT) will host the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at BMO Field in Toronto. This is Canada’s third game in League A of CONCACAF’s Nations League, after two wins against Cuba earlier in September (6-0 and 1-0). It is also the first of a … Continue reading Rivalry Preview: CanMNT vs USMNT / Un aperçu de la rivalité: Canada vs États-Unis
(La version française suit la version anglaise) Cover Picture: Twitter, @OttawaFuryFC After the losses against Pittsburgh and St. Louis, I thought about immediately writing an article about what was happening with our club. I did update my stats workbook and graphs, and decided to wait to write after the game against Atlanta. Why? Because I saw a trend. After tough games and tough wins, Fury … Continue reading Fury FC: What is happening? / Fury FC: Mais qu’est-ce qui se passe?
(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
(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
(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…
(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
Nashville SC is Fury FC’s first visitor this season- Home Opener on April 6th, 2019 @TD Place Continue reading Fury Home Opener: Music City visits Bytown