U.S. Open Cup qualifiers: Which leagues fared the best?

The U.S. adult (not pro, but maybe not amateur) league system is in flux, with tons of teams joining the suddenly sprawling UPSL and other leagues taking steps toward greater recognition. So with that in mind, it was interesting to see U.S. Soccer release the list of teams contesting the Open Cup in 2018-19 broken … Continue reading U.S. Open Cup qualifiers: Which leagues fared the best?

February … frenzy? How U.S. pro soccer could have its own madness

Tucked away in some of my modified promotion/relegation ideas and then expounded upon in an Open Cup idea is this notion -- meaningful tournament games played in February in warm-weather and domed venues. Suppose we could ... Come up with something akin to the NCAA's March Madness? Come up with something that gives soccer clubs … Continue reading February … frenzy? How U.S. pro soccer could have its own madness