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All MLS, NASL, USL, and NWSL game videos are available to the PRO assessors. Recent
NASL and USL games are shown here.

To be an effective soccer player, especially at the professional level, requires a thorough understanding of the sport: reading the flow of the game, knowing what to look for, knowing where to position yourself, and having practiced enough repetitions to be able to execute properly in any situation.

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PRO Women’s Referee Manager Sandra Serafini – Part 1

10 soccer- Profesional Referee OrganizationAs a group, referees might be the least popular people in all of soccer. Let’s face it, no matter what call they make – or don’t make – someone is almost certain to disagree. Sometimes it’s thousands of someones, and sometimes they can be vehement about their disagreement. CONTINUE READING.


NASL Spring Season Wrap Up

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(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan) – The NASL Spring Season is in the books, and with the Fall season about to start, we’re taking a look back at what happened in the Spring.

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NASL Roundup – Part 2

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

There’s less than one month to go before the 2015 NASL Spring season kicks off. Today we’re looking at some of the off-season and preseason goings on for the second half (in alphabetical order) of the league, from Minnesota United to the Tampa Bay Rowdies. Click on the link to each team’s web site for more information. CONTINUE READING.


NASL Roundup – Part 1

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

With the 2015 NASL Spring season just about one month away, we take a look at some of the off-season and preseason happenings in the league. We’ll cover the first half (in alphabetical order) of the teams today, from Atlanta to newcomer Jacksonville. Click on the link to each team’s web site for more information.  CONTINUE READING.


10 SOCCER- ATLANTA SILVERBACKS COACH 2015Atlanta Silverbacks Coach Gary Smith

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

 If you get a chance to talk with Gary Smith, the new head coach of the Atlanta Silverbacks, it takes… oh, about three and a half seconds to sense the energy and enthusiasm he’s bringing to the job. Gary has been back in the States since the first of the year and he’s wasted no time getting to the task at hand of building the 2015 Silverbacks.

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COSMOS TO PLAY PRESEASON FRIENDLY IN EL SALVADOR AGAINST C.D. FAS ON MARCH 14

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Cosmos will also enter into a strategic partnership with Fundación Educando a un Salvadoreño (FESA)  –  NEW YORK (January 30, 2015) – The New York Cosmos announced today that the club will travel to El Salvador as part of its preseason schedule to play against C.D. FAS on March 14. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. local time at Cuscatlán Stadium in San Salvador.

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Lots to Play for in NASL’s Final Week

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

Heading to the final week of the NASL Fall Season, several teams have a lot to play for as the final spot and seedings for The Championship playoffs are still at stake.

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Head Coach , Alejandro Pombo-2014 Fall Season.

 FANATICO SPORTS.COMAtlanta (GA) – The Atlanta Silverbacks announced that Head Coach Jason Smith has been relieved of his coaching duties, effective immediately. The club also announced that Assistant Coach Alejandro Pombo has been named Interim Head Coach for the team’s final four matches in the 2014 NASL Fall Season.

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NASL Fall Season Update

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

10 SOCCER-NASL-League-Team-LogosThe NASL fall season is just about at its halfway point. All but four of the teams have played 9 of their 18 fall season games. Those four, Minnesota, Tampa Bay, Atlanta, and Ottawa, will catch up to the other teams with Wednesday games in October. CONTINUE READING.


Ottawa Fury FC – Running the Club

(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

In the final installment of our series with the Ottawa Fury about what it takes to start up a new soccer team, we’re going to look at about some of the administrative aspects of fielding a team that have to be taken care of before the first game kicks off.  CONTINUE READING.


Jason Smith back to Atlanta Silverbacks

As the Atlanta Silverbacks get into North American Soccer League (NASL) Fall Season play, the team will have a new coaching direction. The club announced that its technical director, Eric Wynalda, will be on the bench for the final time when FC Edmonton. He will continue to hold his title as technical director, but that role won’t include coaching the team.  CONTINUE READING.


GOALKEEPER JOE NASCO RETURNS TO ATLANTA ON LOAN FROM MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER’S COLORADO RAPIDS

Florida native was named to 2013 NASL Best XI after standout season in Atlanta

Atlanta, Ga. – The sheriff is back in town. The Atlanta Silverbacks and Major League Soccer’s Colorado Rapids have worked out a loan agreement that will see goalkeeper Joe Nasco return to his former club.  CONTINUE READING.


Minnesota United FC Head Coach Manny Lagos

  (Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

When Minnesota United FC won the NASL Spring Season title in June, it continued a remarkable run of success for the franchise. Now that they’ve qualified for the The Championship playoffs this season, it marks the fourth playoff appearance in five seasons for the club, a run that includes the 2011 NASL Championship.

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A Quick Chat with the Atlanta Silverbacks’ Eric Wynalda

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(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

As if living and raising a family in California, while serving as the Technical Director for the Atlanta Silverbacks, wasn’t enough to keep Eric Wynalda busy, he is also an announcer for Fox Soccer. After the Silverbacks’ preseason game against the University of South Carolina, just before he headed to the Atlanta airport to fly to Europe to cover Europa League games for Fox, I talked with Wynalda how the preseason is going so far for the Silverbacks, who are playing this season without a head coach.  CONTINUE READING.


Ottawa Fury FC – Building the Team

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(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

In less than a month, on April 12th, the Ottawa Fury will kick off their inaugural season in the NASL. With the help of Graeme Ivory, Ottawa’s Media and Communications Director, 10Soccer is doing a series of articles about what it takes to start up an NASL club.  CONTINUE READING.


Silverbacks Announce Two More Roster Additions

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Atlanta (GA) – Adding to an already eventful week of player signings, the Atlanta Silverbacks announced the addition of two more players on Thursday. Goalkeeper Eric Ati and defender Mitch Garcia both agreed to terms with the club this week, pending league and USSF approval.  CONTINUE READING.


Silverbacks Sign El Salvador National Team Goalkeeper Carrillo

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Atlanta (GA) – After last year’s starting goalkeeper Joe Nasco departed for Major League Soccer earlier this month, the Atlanta Silverbacks had some big shoes to fill between the posts. The Silverbacks took their first step in doing so on Wednesday, announcing the signing of El Salvador national team goalkeeper Derby Carrillo, pending league and USSF approval.  CONTINUE READING.


Silverbacks Sign Former Toronto FC Midfielder Junior Burgos

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Atlanta (GA) – With preseason training camp kicking off this weekend, the Atlanta Silverbacks are rounding out their roster with some final additions. The Silverbacks have signed former Toronto FC midfielder Junior Burgos to a contract, the club announced Wednesday, pending league and USSF approval.

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Ottawa Fury FC – The Beginning

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(Atlanta – GA / By Glenn Boylan)

On April 12th, the Ottawa Fury FC will kick off their inaugural season in the NASL. It’s been almost 3 years since the league awarded a franchise to the Canadian capital city, and with the support of Graeme Ivory, the Fury’s Media and Communications Director, 10Soccer will be doing a series of articles describing that journey.

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