2015 Steel Army Membership Package

2015 package

We’re happy to announce the 2015 Steel Army Membership Package! Last year was the first time we had dues for the Steel Army, and we were blown away by your support. Not only did everyone get a kick ass scarf, but the funds we raised helped us to do bigger and better things we’ve only dreamed of in the past. This year is no different, except we’ve been working behind the scenes to make this package an even better value for you. We just love you so much.

So what are you getting as a Steel Army member in 2015?

- Another awesome exclusive Steel Army scarf.
- Two Steel Army patches (design will be determined at a later date).
- 10% off of Steel Army Merch (I can say with confidence there will be T-Shirts this year).
- The 2015 Steel…

Pittsburgh Soccer Holiday Party


If you hadn’t heard yet, consider this your invitation to the Pittsburgh Soccer Supporter’s Holiday Party on Decemer 13 at 8pm. This year the festivities will take place at Blue Line Grille across from Consol Energy Center. The proceedes from the party will benefit the Claudio Reyna Foundation.

You DO NOT need to be an member of Steel Army or the Pittsburgh chapter of American Outlaws to attend.  In fact, this is a wonderful opportunity for new fans of the beautiful game or soccer fans new to the Pittsburgh area to meet, socialize, and learn about our two organizations, all while helping to support a great cause. By then we may actually have some Riverhounds news to talk about… maybe.

Meet the New Teams: Charlotte Independence

With USLPro expanding from 14 to, at least, 22 teams and two other franchises relocating and starting new identities, we figured we could kill some of the off-season boredom by letting you get to know the new competition. “Meet the New Teams” will run, roughly, every other week leading up to March 2015.



Name: Charlotte Independence

City: Charlotte, NC

Home Field: American Legion Memorial Stadium

Previous Leagues (if any): None (bought franchise rights from Charlotte Eagles, but is a new team)

Supporters’ Group: Jack’s Militia

Oh, man, where do I start? This team, in their short existence, has done enough obnoxious things to deserve everyone’s ire for years to come. Let’s take a look, shall we?

Last season, the Charlotte Convicts Eagles decided to stop pretending they were professional and…

Hounds Release First Post-Bankruptcy Statement


The Riverhounds have released their first statement since the club and stadium’s reorganization plans were approved, last Friday.

The Riverhounds are proud to announce that the Club’s reorganization plans have been officially approved by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Jeffery A. Deller.  The approvals, which apply to both the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and Highmark Stadium, mean that both entities are now positioned to move forward in preparation for the 2015 USL Pro season and beyond, under the ownership of Terrance “Tuffy” Shallenberger and direction of current management.