It’s that time of year again to make all our “predictions sure to be wrong” about the 2019 MLS season. Continue reading Predicting the 2019 Major League Soccer Season
There is a lot on the line for Atlanta United this season. We look at how they should prioritize the many pieces of hardware up for grabs in 2019. Continue reading With CCL set to kickoff tonight, what should be Atlanta United’s priorities for year three?
This is your NEW home for all your Greenville and Upstate SC soccer coverage. We will be covering Greenville FC and Greenville Triumph SC in depth. We will cover Atlanta United FC and US Soccer on occasion. We may cover some upstate college soccer and other soccer stories of interest to those in the Upstate. … Continue reading Welcome to GVLSoccer.com
It has been nearly two weeks since Atlanta United FC hoisted the Philip F. Anschutz Trophy as MLS Cup Champions. At the end of last week, one of my favorite daily sports shows/podcasts Soccer Down Here asked fans to share their favorite memories from the postseason run. That question stirred something in me. I did … Continue reading Atlanta United Saved My Life
Atlanta kicked off their 2018 playoff run in tremendous fashion, not only securing the victory, but also tallying an away goal. They return home to Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday as they look to clinch their spot in the conference finals. For Five Stripes fans in the Upstate, there will be a watch party taking place … Continue reading Atlanta United FC vs. NYCFC: Home is where the fans are
Let’s be honest: Atlanta United completely collapsed on Decision Day in Toronto as they let the Supporters’ Shield slip right through their fingers. After a season of dominance, the Five Stripes finished the regular season empty handed. The page has now turned and the regular season has made way for the the playoffs. No more … Continue reading Atlanta United’s Quest for MLS Cup Begins
Our new Greenville writer pokes holes in a long-standing Soccer ’n’ Sweet Tea tradition: hating Atlanta United FC. I have not been writing for Soccer ‘n’ Sweet Tea for long. In fact, this is only my fourth proper article for the site. But in my short time here, one thing has become clear: Most of my … Continue reading The fallacy of the #NeverAtlanta movement