Photos by Christian Watson On Nov. 13, LouCity FC became the 2017 USL Cup champions after a 1-0 win over Swope Park Rangers at Slugger Field in Louisville. We were there – were you?
New supporter volunteer group seeking people willing to assist. Louisville City FC has launched a new volunteer group for supporters who wish to assist in the growth of the United Soccer League club and soccer throughout the region. Christened the LouCity Bourbon Brigade in honor of the region’s rich bourbon heritage, this new supporter-led volunteer…Read More
Can They Go One Better This Year? BY KEVIN KERNEN | PHOTOS BY JONATHAN LINTNER FORMERLY OF LOUISVILLE CITY FC As the calendar turns the page to October, Louisville City and the United Soccer League enter the home stretch of the regular season calendar, the most consequential time of the season for teams whose playoff…Read More
LouCity fan Joey Cecil is in the fight of his life with much support along the way. BY KEVIN KERNEN | PHOTOS BY JONATHAN LINTNER OF LOUISVILLE CITY FC For most 27-year-olds, life is relatively simple. It’s no different for Joey Cecil – a financial educator and Trinity-Bellarmine-Louisville grad – who also has a love…Read More
BY KEVIN KERNEN | PHOTOS BY EM DASH PHOTOGRAPHY • EMDASHPHOTO.COM As throngs of new Louisville City fans have discovered, the atmosphere cultivated at Louisville Slugger Field when LouCity takes to the pitch is both captivating and infectious. Perhaps the most extreme example of this is the case of the current president of the Louisville…Read More
By Grant Vance | Courtesy photos The world of sports familiarized as a medium where icons are idolized. Prolific characters taking roles as the face of any given team, for any given sport is far from a rarity – especially when it comes to soccer. There are, of course, the David Beckhams and…Read More
By Kevin Kernen For those who aren’t imminently familiar with Louisville’s City beginnings, a brief history lesson: It was the handiwork of some local and vocal proponents of the sport. The team started play in 2015 and reached the Eastern Conference Finals in both of their first two seasons, something that most people, Coach O’Connor…Read More
“The 41 investors who started this team did it (for three) reasons: One, we all love soccer. Two, we thought professional sports would be great for the city, and we really do. And three, when we saw we needed a soccer specific stadium, we said, ‘Let’s find the best site for that stadium for everybody.’…Read More
Louisville City Football Club has finally found a location for their stadium in Louisville. The stadium will be located in Butchertown, convenient for fans from all local areas. Check out our coverage of the Press conference and interview with chairman John Neace.
For this month’s edition of Kickin it, Kevin Kernen turned his focus from the on-field exploits of Louisville City to the foremost group of howling, soccer fans who sing their praise from the stands, the Louisville Coopers. By Kevin Kernen | Photos courtesy of M Dash Photography, 502.509.3176, www.mdashphoto.com The end of March heralded the…Read More