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

From my notebook: Fury in Charleston

Fury FC brought back one point against a strong playoff hopeful, Charleston Battery. This is the first time (ever) that Fury brings points from their season opener. It also did it against an opponent that only lost 4 games at home last season. Here are some points from my notebook: Highlights from tonight's season opener against @Chas_Battery ⚽️🔥#ForTheFury #PourleFury #CHSvOTT pic.twitter.com/5SRhH8vmob — Ottawa Fury FC … Continue reading From my notebook: Fury in Charleston

De mon carnet de notes: Le Fury à Charleston

Le Fury ramène un point contre une opposition solide et un prétendant aux éliminatoires, le Charleston Battery. C’est la toute première fois de son histoire que le Fury ramène des points de son premier match de la saison. Le Fury a aussi réussi cet exploit contre un adversaire qui a seulement perdu quatre matches à la maison l’an dernier. Voici les notes tirées de mon … Continue reading De mon carnet de notes: Le Fury à Charleston

Fury FC: Expecting beautiful possession and passing football

To Ottawa football fans, it is no secret that Nikola Popovic’s philosophy is one of possession and passing. He was unfortunately unable to implement this style of play last season, his first as Fury FC coach. In an interview with SHIFTER Sports’ Markus Marshall on Medium last year, Popovic said his coaching influences were José Mourinho and the beautiful football played by Pep Guardiola’s teams. … Continue reading Fury FC: Expecting beautiful possession and passing football