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now featuring: keeping up with the christos

A few years back, they were the darlings of lower-league American soccer and the public representation of our corner of the game on a national scale. Now, Christos FC of Baltimore, MD is a member of two separate (and competing) national leagues and gunning for continued growth. In a Philadelphia Lone Star-esque move, Christos has […]

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club expansion: influx of the foxes

Yeah, those Foxes. The ones from Leicester city who sit third in the Premier League. What about them? Well, they’ve ventured into American semi-pro women’s soccer. One of them has, anyway. Christian Fuchs, the Austrian defender from the title-winning Leicester team of lore in 2016, has switched his focus to developing youth academies in America. […]

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smlwld women: a crazy cape coral addition

Y’all, who the heck is this club and how did I not know about them before? The WPSL is at it again with another expansion club. Last time, it was Westchester United, and today, it’s an even more exciting addition out of Cape Coral, FL. The club is called Cape Coral Cyclones, and new to […]

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power rankings: NPSL and USL2 expansion

Okie dokie, so it feels like it’s time to try and make sense of all the clubs that have been announced in this quasi-4th tier between NPSL and USL League Two. There’s a lot of variety here, and for that reason, it’s hard to know whether to be excited or bored by the crop that’s […]

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smallworld women: new WPSL side in New York

It’s been a minute since smallworld women has been in action, but there’s some breaking news to provide! After a lost 2020 summer season, the WPSL is making moves to prepare for 2021. One of the first such moves is the announcement of Westchester United FC as an expansion club. The Mount Kisco, NY side […]

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SmallScale Arguments – Ranking USL League Two’s Newbies

After our NPSL version of this post blew up for SmallWorld standards, I thought it would be great to do another edition with a different league. USL League Two has seven announced clubs so far, and SmallWorld is adding First State FC Midnight Riders to the fray, even though they’re an NPSL team. They were […]

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SmallScale Arguments – Ranking NPSL’s Newbies

Welcome to a new SmallScale Arguments post! Looking at what’s been most popular among our admittedly small viewership, SmallWorld Soccer (aka just me) has decided that the NPSL is a well of reader interest that should be drawn from again after successes such as Minneapolis City’s feature post. With that said, we’re going to take […]