Positive play reward for Diakité in second season with Eddies

FC Edmonton centre-back Abdoulaye Diakité has rediscovered the form that saw him crowned North American Soccer League (NASL) Young Player of the Year in 2016 after an impressive debut season with FC Edmonton. The towering defender possesses great strength and speed that can frustrate strikers, and has been a constant figure in head coach Colin … Continue reading Positive play reward for Diakité in second season with Eddies

“It’ll be job number one in-between seasons to try and bring a striker who can score goals” – FCE coach Colin Miller

FC Edmonton head coach Colin Miller didn’t hide his frustration at the lack of finishing after the Eddies fell to San Francisco for the third time, this time by a 1-0 score line at Clarke Field. Edmonton could have won this game by three or four goals, but unfortunately they lacked the killer instinct. Shawn … Continue reading “It’ll be job number one in-between seasons to try and bring a striker who can score goals” – FCE coach Colin Miller

Patience, Preparation pays off for Ingham after NASL debut

It’s been a week that FC Edmonton goalkeeper Nathan Ingham won’t forget. A NASL debut in a 4-2 win over the New York Cosmos on June 7 and being named to the Eddies starting XI for second match in a row three days later versus the league-leading Miami FC at Clarke Stadium. The icing on … Continue reading Patience, Preparation pays off for Ingham after NASL debut

FC EDMONTON ACADEMY COMBINE IDENTIFIES NEXT GENERATION FOR YOUTH RANKS

FC Edmonton Academy technical director Jeff Paulus and his staff continue to scout and identify Edmonton’s best U-15 talent at the club’s week-long FC Edmonton Academy Combine this week at Clarke Stadium. Players in the U-15 age group are assessed and evaluated through training and inter-squad matches, with the top 2003-born players being offered a … Continue reading FC EDMONTON ACADEMY COMBINE IDENTIFIES NEXT GENERATION FOR YOUTH RANKS