Gameday 20: Pittsburgh Riverhounds vs. Real Salt Lake Reserves


Rio Tinto Stadium – 7PM

After a lengthy, broken laptop fueled absence, the gameday post has returned.

The Riverhounds find themselves standing in front of a HUGE weekend that will dictate how this season will finish.  Currently sitting at the bottom of the table, yet only six points shy of a playoff position, the six points available this weekend could be the difference between the final couple of games being playoff-esque fixtures or just kicking the ball around until the 2014 season gets Old Yeller’ed.

For the Hounds, three wins from the last four games has given hope to notion that the season isn’t a lost cause. With a team that has (finally) started to control possession and move the ball with intention, Niko may have a roster of guys that could live up…

Riverhounds Sign Andrew Ribeiro (Apparently) [Confirmed]


Sometimes we search the Internet for “Riverhounds” to see if there’s anything worth seeing, and sometimes you find surprises like this-

Recently signed with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds of #USLPro biggest news since Lebron’s signing. #PRStunting

— Andrew Ribeiro (@Brazilribs) July 23, 2014

Nothing official from the club yet but it looks like we’ll be seeing another new face in the line up besides Pridham.

Ribeiro is listed as a 23 year old 6’0″ Midfielder / Defender out of Creighton University. He played for the Portland Timbers U-23′s in 2012 making 14 appearances and scoring 2 goals. Ribeiro was drafted in the fourth round, 70th overall, of the 2013 MLS Supplemental Draft by New York Red Bulls, but was released in the preseason. Shortly after he signed with the Harrisburg City Islanders where he made 24 appearances last season, averaging 70…


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Mackenzie Pridham Joins the Riverhounds on Loan


Another week another out of the blue player announcement. This time coming instead of going. It was announce today that the Riverhounds will be receiving forward Mackenzie Pridham on loan from Minnesota United FC until September 31st. This will cover the rest of the season and any playoff games. Unlike the Houston guys Pridham will be here for the duration of his loan. In fact I can’t even remember the last time the Hounds had a classic loan. At any rate here’s a bunch of info on Pridham.

Pridham is a 23 year old, 6’1″ forward from Toronto Canada* in the first year of his professional career. He played college soccer for California Polytechnic State University from 2009-2013 and from what I’ve gathered was a beast. Pridham was a two-time Big West Conference Offensive Player of the Year (the first for…

USL Recap Week 16: Close Race for the Bottom

Join us most Mondays through out the season as we post a small recap of the past week’s USL action. 


Sacramento Republic FC: 1
Charlotte Eagles: 0

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Charlotte Eagles: 0
Pittsburgh Riverhounds: 2

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Arizona United SC: 1
OKC Energy FC: 1

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Orlando City SC: 0
Sacramento Republic FC: 0

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Wilmington Hammerheads: 0
Harrisburg City Islanders: 0

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Charlotte Eagles: 2
Dayton Dutch Lions: 1

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Charleston Battery: 0
Richmond Kickers: 4

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Wilmington Hammerheads: 1
Rochester Rhinos: 0

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LA Galaxy II: 1
OKC Energy FC: 0

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Orange County Blues FC: 0
Arizona United SC: 3

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