Month: May 2016

What do We know 1/3rd of the Way through the Season?

All images unless otherwise noted: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News / Little Orca Sports It started with a series of presentations at Toyota Field announcing Spurs Sports and Entertainment would bring a United Soccer League franchise […]

Five Dimensions of the SAFC-RGVFC Rivalry So Far

Image: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News/Little Orca Sports For San Antonio FC, a rival can’t get more local than the Rio Grande Valley FC Toros, at least in the USL, where the two teams meet […]

Can’t Quite Finish: South Texas Derby Ends in Draw

Image: USL Rio Grande Valley FC was back at Toyota Field tonight for the second installment of this quickly developing South Texas rivalry, and the second match between the two clubs in just two and a […]

Preview: Game 10 vs Rio Grande Valley FC

Images: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News / Little Orca Sports What I want my preview to say: “Screw RGV and that last second goal. Lets go get three.” Rafa wearing the captain armband in Ford’s absence […]

Manolo Sanchez Impresses for Puerto Rico in International Debut

Image: Manolo Sanchez (via sanantoniofc on Snapchat) San Antonio FC forward Manolo Sanchez made his international debut for the Puerto Rican national team on Sunday, starting and playing 78 minutes in a 1-3 loss to […]

SAFC Rues Missed Chances, Falls to OKC Energy FC 0-1

Image: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News/Little Orca Sports San Antonio FC lost a hard-fought match 1-0 against OKC Energy FC at Toyota Field before a crowd of 6,165 Saturday night. The two sides were meeting […]

Preview: Game 9 vs OKC Energy FC

Image: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News / Little Orca Sports Between the podcast and other articles I’m running out of ways to point out that SAFC is playing OKC Energy and RGV a lot in a […]

First Familiar Foes for SAFC

Image: San Antonio FC In their inaugural season, San Antonio FC has had no shortage of firsts. This Saturday will contribute yet another…by not being a first. After playing game after game against different opponents, SAFC […]

Preview: U.S. Open Cup Round 2 vs. Corinthians FC of San Antonio

Images: Steve Aibel, Pitch Black News / Little Orca Sports Both San Antonio FC and Corinthians FC of San Antonio will be playing their first U.S. Open Cup match of the year in the first […]

Early Effort Good Enough for Point

Image: USL SAFC were in Oklahoma City tonight taking on OKC Energy FC, looking to right the ship after last week’s tough loss to RGVFC at Toyota field.  OKC came into the match having drawn […]