All posts by J. Check

Recap: Scrambled SAFC Falls to Reno 1868 on the Road

Image: Tom Smedes / Reno 1868 FC San Antonio FC lost 2-0 on the road to Reno 1868 FC late Saturday night in a matchup of the United Soccer League’s best defense and offense. It […]

SAFC and the Frustrating, Unfortunate, No Good, Very Late Equalizers

All Images: Darren Abate, USL “You always leave yourself vulnerable at 1-0 – it can go either way at any moment.” Those were the words of San Antonio FC Head Coach Darren Powell on the […]

Recap: Orange County PK Snatches Another Win from SAFC’s Clutches

Image: Darren Abate, USL San Antonio FC succumbed to a late equalizer for the third time in four matches on Saturday night, drawing 1-1 with Orange County SC at Toyota Field. “We had several opportunities […]

Preview: San Antonio FC vs Orange County SC

San Antonio FC (11-1-7), fresh off their first win and clean sheet in over a month, will host Orange County SC (7-5-4) on Saturday night for the first time since the California club rebranded from […]

Recap: SAFC Snatches Win over Phoenix Rising with Late PK

Image: Michael Rincon, Phoenix Rising FC San Antonio FC grabbed their first win in over a month on Saturday night, 1-0 away to Phoenix Rising FC. SAFC came into the match leading the United Soccer […]

Recap: SAFC Leads Slip Twice in Draw with Top-of-Table Real Monarchs

Image: Darren Abate, USL San Antonio FC again forfeited a lead late in a match Saturday night, drawing 2-2 with Real Monarchs SLC at Toyota Field. The match has been on everybody’s radar for a […]

Clash of the USL West Titans

All Images: Jesus Miguel Garcia, Pitch Black News It’s here. The matchup players on both sides, both head coaches, fans of both teams, neutrals…the match everybody has been looking forward to and had circled on […]

Recap: Athenians Fall to Tigres in 2017 Curtain Call

Image: John Posey, Urban Sports News San Antonio Athenians SC lost to the Tigres UANL women’s team 3-2 Saturday night at Blossom Soccer Stadium in front of 2,413 fans in their final match of 2017. […]

Recap: Persistent Energy FC Snatches Late Goal to Draw SAFC

Image: Darren Abate, USL San Antonio FC drew 1-1 with Oklahoma City Energy FC on Friday night in front of a sellout home crowd at Toyota Field and national television audience on ESPNU. The two […]

Half-Season Review in SAFC’s Words

Image: Jesus Miguel Garcia, Pitch Black News San Antonio FC is about to embark on the second half of their 2017 United Soccer League campaign, having raced out of the gates in the first half. […]