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FC Cincinnati Moves on from an Agonizing April

One of the stereotypical complaints from Americans about soccer is the lack of scoring. Who wants to devote nearly two hours (90-plus minutes of live play and a 15-minute halftime) to a scoreless draw...

The Highs and Lows So Far of FC Cincinnati’s Inaugural MLS Season

The best and worst moments, players, and decisions so far in FCC’s first MLS season.

FC Cincinnati Faces Some Tough California Love

Remember the 4-1 thumping FC Cincinnati received in its first-ever Major League Soccer foray by Seattle Sounders? Some version of that bushwhacking is likely coming down the pike Saturday night, when FCC travels to...

Why Sporting KC Is an Ideal Model for What FC Cincinnati Could Be

On Sunday afternoon, FC Cincinnati hosts Sporting Kansas City, a charter member of Major League Soccer and the ideal model for what FC Cincinnati could be.

FC Cincinnati Seizes Its First Road Victory Thanks to Four New Starters

FC Cincinnati scored its first road victory against the New England Revolution last weekend—a win that will likely make FCC the favorite at Nippert Saturday night.

Does FC Cincinnati Already Belong in Major League Soccer?

Sunday evening brought forth several additional firsts for FC Cincinnati. First home game in Major League Soccer. First lead. First multi-goal game. First shutout. First victory. And first ass-kicking: FC Cincinnati 3, defending Western...

FC Cincinnati Comes Home

It wouldn’t be difficult to party-poop FC Cincinnati’s 1-1 draw against Atlanta United on Sunday. FCC enjoyed virtually zero meaningful possession, and their attempts at link up play in the middle or latter half...

They Are the Champions

    I’ve been listening to a podcast series that dives deep into the history of Paul McCartney and John Lennon’s songwriting partnership. The stories revealing the depth and quality of the duo’s collaboration are remarkable,...

This Season Is the Dawn of a New Age for FC Cincinnati

Well, here we are. FC Cincinnati’s Major League Soccer debut is just days away. The Orange and Blue’s first MLS game late Saturday night against the Seattle Sounders is a dream realized for the...

Your FC Cincinnati Offseason Primer

The countdown to MLS has officially begun.