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Foothills FC falls just short in PDL final

It was a brilliant season that ended on a bitter note for Calgary’s Foothills FC.

Playing in the Premier Development League championship in only their second season, the Foothills crew had the title ripped from their grasp with only minutes left on the clock, as a soft penalty helped the Michigan Bucks to a 3-2 win. 481 more words


Foothills FC set for PDL Final

When you’ve been defying the odds for as long as Foothills FC, there’s not much that’s going to faze you.

Not even a championship game against one of the Premier Development League’s longtime powerhouses is going to cause the Calgary squad to lose much sleep. 518 more words


Foothills FC prepares for next step in magical season

Before the start of the season, Foothills FC coach Tommy Wheeldon Jr. insisted that winning wasn’t as important as developing players.

He still feels that way, but it turns out that winning games is a whole lot of fun. 400 more words


SoccerNomad Podcast: American Pyramid

American Pyramid

John Pannebaker, creator of the American Pyramid blog, came on the SoccerNomad podcast to discuss lower league football in the United States. His blog focuses on the Front Offices and supporter groups of amateur teams in either the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), the Premier Development League and the host of regional leagues around the country. 45 more words


Foothills FC giving players a chance to advance their soccer careers

It was only a year ago that Foothills FC was preparing to kick off for its first season in the Premier Development League.

At the time, there were grand promises about providing a platform for young Albertan soccer players to show off their skills and a sense of optimism about their ability to pull it off. 414 more words


SWFL Adrenaline begin season May 14 at Estero

The Southwest Florida Adrenaline, a semi-pro U-23 soccer team based in the region, will play its home games in the United Soccer League’s Premier Development League at Estero High starting May 14 against FC Miami City at 4 p.m. 39 more words