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#north american soccer league

# north-american-soccer-league - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

History-makers and title favourites, the move to Miami proving fruitful for Tipp's Richie Ryan

The former Sligo Rovers midfielder is closing in on another Championship final appearance in the US.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Irish players caught up in confusion and uncertainty regarding North American lower leagues

The future of the NASL is up in the air and that’s bad news for everyone involved.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 9 July, 2017

With Alessandro Nesta in charge, former League of Ireland star Richie Ryan tastes success in Miami

The ex-Sligo Rovers midfielder has had quite the adventure since making the move to North America.

# north-american-soccer-league - Monday 26 June, 2017

Hazard, Cabaye, Demba Ba and Moussa Sow team up to launch new club in San Diego

The franchise will play in the North American Soccer League.

# north-american-soccer-league - Monday 12 December, 2016

Chaos in the lower tiers of North American football and Irish players are caught up in it

The NASL is on the brink of collapse and its future remains unclear.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 13 November, 2016

'All you can do is keep going': Cork's Colin Falvey on his tough slog being rewarded in US

The defender leads Indy Eleven out in the NASL final against New York Cosmos later today.

# north-american-soccer-league - Friday 11 November, 2016

Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for magnificent season in US and named in Best XI

Eamon Zayed has been included alongside Joe Cole in the NASL’s Team of the Year.

# north-american-soccer-league - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Forget MLS - the second tier of football in North America is seeing benefit of familiar names

The likes of Joe Cole and former Juventus striker Amauri have rediscovered their form in the US.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

American dream continues for ex-League of Ireland attacker with more personal accolades Indy Hit This post contains videos

American dream continues for ex-League of Ireland attacker with more personal accolades

Eamon Zayed can’t stop scoring for Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League.

# north-american-soccer-league - Thursday 30 June, 2016

'It's only the beginning': Former League of Ireland striker rewarded for superb form in America

Eamon Zayed has been voted as the NASL’s Player of the Month for June.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Former League of Ireland star nets hat-trick as his remarkable American dream continues

Eamon Zayed is in his first season with Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 22 May, 2016

The Irish influence is proving crucial in the second tier of North American soccer

Colin Falvey and Eamon Zayed have been integral to Indy Eleven’s impressive start to the season.

'I closed the door, turned to the missus and said 'What the f**k has just happened?''

Richie Ryan has just signed a lucrative and life-changing deal in North American soccer.

# north-american-soccer-league - Friday 13 May, 2016

Former Sligo Rovers star Richie Ryan is heading for Miami in a massively-lucrative deal

The midfielder is linking up with legendary former Italian star Alessandro Nesta, who is in charge of the struggling NASL franchise.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

A pair of former League of Ireland players have made the grade in America this week

Eamon Zayed’s dramatic brace didn’t go unnoticed while an ex-Sligo Rovers player also came in for utmost praise.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Former League of Ireland star Eamon Zayed living the American dream after dramatic brace

The ex-Bray Wanderers, Drogheda and Derry City striker is now with Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League.

# north-american-soccer-league - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Plenty of Irish interest as North American Soccer League gears up for new season

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey came so close to the championship in 2015 but both players are now at different clubs.

# north-american-soccer-league - Friday 1 April, 2016

Plenty of stardust as North American Soccer League returns for new season

Paolo Maldini is part-owner of Miami FC while Alessandro Nesta is the club’s manager.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

North American adventure continues for Richie Ryan as he swaps Canada for Florida

The former League of Ireland man is off to Jacksonville.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'He hugged me, kissed me on the cheek and said 'Ken, it's great to see you''

Former Irish underage international Ken Fogarty played alongside and against George Best during the glory days of the NASL.

# north-american-soccer-league - Monday 16 November, 2015

Despair for Irish duo as Spanish icon Raul enjoys fairytale ending to illustrious career

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey were part of the Ottawa Fury side that suffered defeat to the New York Cosmos.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'Every kid wants to go to the UK but Ireland needs to get away from that mentality'

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey left the ‘fish bowl’ and are now playing in Canada with the Ottawa Fury.

'I was constantly called a 5-a-side footballer because I wanted to keep possession of the ball'

Tipperary’s Richie Ryan captains the Ottawa Fury in the North American Soccer League championship final later today.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 8 November, 2015

It's a big day for two Irish footballers plying their trade in North America Journey This post contains videos

It's a big day for two Irish footballers plying their trade in North America

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are preparing for a championship semi-final.

What can the League of Ireland learn from North America's soccer structure?

Many have spoken about domestic soccer here adopting a MLS-style system.

# north-american-soccer-league - Friday 23 October, 2015

It's been a pretty special week for a pair of Canada-based Irish footballers

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are now NASL Fall champions for 2015 but have their eyes on a bigger prize.

# north-american-soccer-league - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Two Irishmen are at the centre of remarkable turnaround in North American soccer circles

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are crucial to the Ottawa Fury’s reversal of fortunes.

# north-american-soccer-league - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Lucky 13? Freddy Adu, once dubbed 'the next Pele', is on the move again

The 26-year-old has had five clubs in the past three years in four different countries.

# north-american-soccer-league - Sunday 5 April, 2015

This Spanish legend made his debut for the iconic New York Cosmos last night

Despite almost grabbing a first-half goal, Raul lasted just 53 minutes after reportedly tweaking his hamstring.

# north-american-soccer-league - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Is Kim Kardashian set to become part-owner of a football club?

Reality TV star reported to be part of the ownership group behind a new LA franchise.