Monday, July 10, 2017

Detroit City FC defeat Lansing United in comeback win to qualify for NPSL playoffs, look ahead to AFC Ann Arbor

A second half goal from Cyrus Saydee was enough for Detroit City FC to qualify for the 2017 NPSL playoffs, fighting back for a 2-1 comeback victory over Lansing United for the clubs first-ever victory in East Lansing.

Friday, July 7, 2017

The End of FTLOF

It’s time to say goodbye to a project that I’ve put a lot of time, miles, money, energy and effort into over the last two years. 

It’s time to close the chapter that is For the Love of Futbol. 

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Detroit City FC continue dream run at the top of the table with win over FC Indiana

You can find the full photo gallery from Tuesday's match by clicking this sentence.

Full disclosure, I haven't been active in covering either Detroit City FC or AFC Ann Arbor for about three weeks because of a death in the family and the proceedings that follow that sort of life event.

That being said, For the Love of Futbol returned on Tuesday to cover Detroit City FC defeating FC Indiana, 2-0, at Keyworth Stadium in front of 4,000 fans. With the victory, The Boys in Rouge moved within two points of Great Lakes Conference leaders AFC Ann Arbor, despite starting the season at the bottom of the table.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Detroit City FC finds footing in win against 10-man Grand Rapids FC; Weekend Recap

Detroit City FC defeated Grand Rapids FC, 3-1, on Friday evening to earn its first three points of 2017, avenging a late season draw from last season that knocked Le Rouge out of contention for the playoffs.

Monday, May 29, 2017

Second half comeback lifts AFC Ann Arbor over Grand Rapids FC in Memorial Day Classic

AFC Ann Arbor not only recovered from a halftime deficit on Monday to defeat Grand Rapids FC 2-1 in the clubs third annual Memorial Day Classic, but also recovered from its loss to Lansing United last weekend.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Late goal from returning Tyler Moorman enough to lift Detroit CIty FC over Northern Ireland's Glentoran FC

Saturday evening's international friendly between Detroit City FC and Northern Ireland's Glentoran FC may have been a commemorative and celebratory match, but deeper than that it was a chance for DCFC head coach Ben Pirmann's men to have a low-pressure match to reset after a lagging start to the league season.