By Jeff Helfrich/NPSL.com Andreas Davi isn’t going to stop until he builds a soccer empire in Milwaukee. The Milwaukee Torrent owner and head coach has been involved with soccer since he was three years old. He spent the better part of the next 40 years in Germany with Bayer Leverkusen, playing and holding other roles
By Jeff Helfrich/NPSL.com Chad Rakestraw found out about the inception of the Denton Diablos on Twitter. Within weeks, he was named head coach of the new NPSL squad. Rakestraw knew Damon Gochneaur, one of the Diablos owners, from community connections. Shortly after the announcement of the team, Gochneaur reached out to Rakestraw about the position.
The success of Chattanooga FC over the years can be attributed to a cast of great players, most recently the pairing of Juan Hernandez and Felipe Oliveira. Hernandez and Oliveira are likely to be the next CFC players to turn pro, joining the likes of Mark Sherrod, Niall McCabe, Sean McFarlane, and Thomas Hunter,
By Daniel Cermak/NPSL.com New York Red Bulls II made their third straight USL Eastern Conference Final in 2018, thanks in large part to two straight playoff clean-sheets from former Detroit City FC goalkeeper Evan Louro. “I think we found our stride at the right time,” Louro said. “That really helped us.” NYRB II reached the
By Jeff Helfrich/NPSL.com Last year, Manny Perez declined a chance at a top-five Major League Soccer SuperDraft selection and a Generation Adidas contract. Don’t get him wrong. The now-sophomore North Carolina State defender would love to play the MLS one day. But he’s not ready to cash in his chips yet. He’ll gladly spend more