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Rowdies Swap Hoppenot for Louisville’s Lucky Mkosana

by JAKE NUTTING Get ready to see a familiar face in the Green and Gold. Unused Substitutes has learned that the Tampa Bay Rowdies have acquired forward Lucky Mkosana from the defending USL Cup champions Louisville City FC. In exchange for Mkosana the sent forward Antoine Hoppenot to Louisville. Mkosana could be available to suit […]

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Auld on What Rays’ Split-Season Proposal Could Mean for Rowdies

by JAKE NUTTING There was no shortage of reactions from yesterday’s press conference in which the Tampa Bay Rays made their case for splitting future Major League Baseball seasons between Tampa Bay and Montreal. Rowdies fans entered the conversation when it came to principal owner Stuart Sternberg’s comment that the Rowdies and Rays sharing a […]

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Rowdies’ Brandon Allen is Memphis Bound

by JAKE NUTTING With the midpoint of the USL Championship season fast approaching it’s time to see what moves teams will start making in hopes of improving their chances at taking home the USL Cup, and the Tampa Bay Rowdies have apparently already gotten involved in the action. Unused Substitutes has learned that Rowdies forward […]

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Rays’ Split-Season Proposal Raises Questions for Rowdies Fans

by MIKE PENDLETON and JAKE NUTTING UPDATE:Rays President and Rowdies Vice Chairman Brian Auld spoke with Unused Substitutes about the Ray’s proposal may or may not mean for the Rowdies. Read the interview here. What do we know? Well, not much…or at least not what we most want to know. With the Rays/Montreal press conference […]

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Auld: Rays Focused on Building Rowdies Up in USL, Still Dreaming Big

Now over half a year into the Tampa Bay Rays’ tenure as owners of the Tampa Bay Rowdies and Rays President Brian Auld believes the transition has been seamless. The trick to achieving that has been letting the people who know the ins and outs of the sport and the Rowdies do their thing. Auld, […]

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Tejada Nabs Two, Rowdies Grab Top Spot from New York

A day removed from the one year anniversary of his appointment as head coach of the Tampa Bay Rowdies, Neill Collins gave the 7,210 at Al Lang and everyone watching at home the gift of a convincing 2-0 victory over New York Red Bulls II to take hold of the top spot in the USL […]

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Oduro Wants to Push for More in Second Year with Rowdies

by JAKE NUTTING There are plenty of new faces and names on the roster for Tampa Bay Rowdies supporters to learn as the 2019 USL Championship kicks off, but the club hasn’t wiped the slate entirely clean from last year. Midfielder Dominic Oduro is one of 8 players on this year’s 24-man roster who represented […]

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Tejada Excited to Start Professional Career with Rowdies

by JAKE NUTTING Juan Tejada may be an unknown to many Tampa Bay Rowdies supporters, but the USL Championship club’s latest recruit has been building his reputation in local soccer circles for a while now. For the last four years, Tejada has showcased his skills at Eckerd College, which is just a short 15-minute drive […]

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The State of the 2019 Rowdies Roster

The Tampa Bay Rowdies were quiet for much of the offseason, but that has changed in recent weeks. With still a few weeks left to go until the club kicks off its 2019 USL Championship seasson, 22 players have been confirmed for the roster ater a flurry of signing announcements. Preseason action started a couple […]