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Scarlet Tinari Kutler are currently contracted to RB2.

Lombard's injured. 

 

How many guys with the team currently could end up on RB2? White? Aguinaga Stroud Devera Barlow? That's a lot of attackers, not much balance.


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Scarlet Tinari Kutler are currently contracted to RB2.
Lombard's injured. 
 
How many guys with the team currently could end up on RB2? White? Aguinaga Stroud Devera Barlow? That's a lot of attackers, not much balance.


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Figuring Moreno and Bezecourt make first team 18.
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You don't think there's a chance that Casseres ends up on the first team?


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You don't think there's a chance that Casseres ends up on the first team?

Seems like he took Keita's int'l slot


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i think he does, but i don't think he gets many 1st team mins. i think he'll progress like tyler, where he gets a lot of run with RB2. 


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You don't think there's a chance that Casseres ends up on the first team?


For sure, but needs a few minutes with the USL team before cracking the 18 and then eventually the starting 11.
Reminds me of Ruben Bover, Marius Obekop with a higher ceiling.
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For sure, but needs a few minutes with the USL team before cracking the 18 and then eventually the starting 11.
Reminds me of Ruben Bover, Marius Obekop with a higher ceiling.

Marius Obekop now plays in, no lie, Moldova.

 

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For sure, but needs a few minutes with the USL team before cracking the 18 and then eventually the starting 11.
Reminds me of Ruben Bover, Marius Obekop with a higher ceiling.

A lot higher...we hope...



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Marius Obekop now plays in, no lie, Moldova.
 
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Ah, Obekop. Always occupies the title of that other Cameroonian from the fake club in my mind.
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Twitter account for NYRBII posted a picture with most players faces covered up. Friedlander asked for a roster and received a response of "Friday".

Obviously, will see a lot of new faces this season. Interested to see what academy (current or former) kids are brought in.
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Dan Metzger lands with Penn FC (formerly Harrisburg City Islanders).


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Dan Metzger lands with Penn FC (formerly Harrisburg City Islanders).

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Dan Metzger lands with Penn FC (formerly Harrisburg City Islanders).
 

That club name is immediately in the Top 5 of awful active American soccer team names.  You can't name your team after a state when you're a minor league team and one of 4 professional teams in that state.  Plus it's got that marketing firm PR re-brand feel to it.  Just terrible.

 

William Penn SC would have been way cooler if they were insistent on the "Penn" bit.  Or Penn Capital SC.  Almost anything else, really.



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That club name is immediately in the Top 5 of awful active American soccer team names.  You can't name your team after a state when you're a minor league team and one of 4 professional teams in that state.  Plus it's got that marketing firm PR re-brand feel to it.  Just terrible.

 

William Penn SC would have been way cooler if they were insistent on the "Penn" bit.  Or Penn Capital SC.  Almost anything else, really.

The logo was wack, but I really liked the City Islanders name, given the team played on...City Island. Which itself is kind of a cool site, given that it's an island in the middle of the Susquehanna River attached to downtown Harrisburg by a walking bridge.



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really liked the City Islanders name.


Should have simply been Harrisburg City, with Islanders as their nickname.
Or, perhaps the Sinkholes. IIRC, when we drove out for the USOC debacle in 2012, there were detours in Harrisburg due to sinkholes. Still a problem, apparently.
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