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 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?

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

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