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Throwback Thursday

We are celebrating Throwback Thursday with a picture from the indoor soccer days of Mark Simpson. Mark is pictured here making a save on Chris Hellenkamp. Unfortunately for Mark and the Chicago Power, the Atlanta Attack beat them this day 14-4.

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Just Like Old Times

It may be just the club’s first half-season in the league, but it already feels like old times. The five-time champion New York Cosmos — who instantly became the North American Soccer League’s most famous and recognizable team the moment they (re-)entered the NASL for the Fall 2013 Season — are at the head of […]

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Mindful of Money

A soccer manager has a lot to think about.  Go for it, or play it safe?  Put things in motion, or wait and see what develops?  Take the sure thing, or try for the big score? Human beings are naturally creatures of emotion.  Managers — who, believe it or not, are human — must look […]

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Fans and players alike are focused on the NASL's wild Fall Season.

Battle in the NASL

While forthcoming franchises in Oklahoma City, Jacksonville, Indianapolis, Ottawa and your own Virginia Cavalry FC are currently engaged in preparation to compete in the famed North American Soccer League, the eight existing NASL clubs are currently engaged in competition for the league’s top Fall Season record. Is it lonely at the top?  Not so much. […]

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Challenges Our Nation Faces This Week (Soccer-Only)

Last night, during a friendly match at RFK Stadium in D.C., our top-ranked-in-the-whole-wide-world United States women’s national soccer team – complete with Abby Wambach, Sydney Leroux and UVA’s own Morgan Brian – were rather unfriendly to their Mexican counterparts.  The U.S. beat Mexico by a touchdown, 7-0, earning the shutout without needing Hope Solo in […]

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Gear Up For School

As kids get set to make the grade, Cavalry FC wants to help with some extra credit. { Ed. note: The Commonwealth of Virginia is holding a tax-free holiday on eligible school supplies and clothing August 2, 3 and 4. This comes not from the Hounds but those legal eagles in Richmond, so see what […]

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Knit-Picking

The clothes make the fan. If you’re a true dyed-in-the-wool supporter of Virginia Cavalry FC, it’s time to look the part.  Click on CavalryGear.com and pick out your very own, just-released, limited-edition VCFC scarf. We may be new, but we’re traditional too. The story of the soccer scarf is nearly as old as the game […]

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NASL Sets 2014 Season Break Around World Cup

Soon after rewarding new franchises to the cities of Jacksonville and Oklahoma City, the North American Soccer League is focusing on a 2014 schedule which will permit fans to fully enjoy the riveting excitement of the FIFA World Cup. At the NASL’s Board of Governors meetings held this week in Dallas, the league decided to continue […]

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Fun AND Games at SoccerFest

This past weekend, we held Cavalry FC SoccerFest for thousands of players and thousands more spectators over two warm, energetic days on Leesburg’s Morven Park. The term “SoccerFest” is exactly right.  Soccer on one side – with field after field with game after game – and Fest on the other, with a dazzling array of […]

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Huge In Europe

Those of you familiar with Virginia Cavalry FC’s brother franchise, the Loudoun Hounds, know that the ballclub runs a fun little feature called Hounds Around The World, in which the team (or maybe it’s the team writer, that dastardly fellow) asks for, receives, archives and posts pics from fans wearing HoundsGear at locales globewide.  Houndy […]

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