All posts by Kyle Mahnke

USL Expansion, Reduction, Rebranding, and More [Updated Nov 20 2017]

With so many teams entering the United Soccer League each season, we’ve decided to have a regularly updated post covering expansion (and retraction) of North America’s second division league. Listed below are the teams that […]

2017 USL Western Conference Semifinal Preview: San Antonio FC v OKC Energy FC

San Antonio FC and OKC Energy have met 6 times, with both teams leaving with a point in 5 of those meetings. The lone victory favored the 2016 OKC squad. Now the two immovable objects […]

A Rather Big Announcement About Our Site

The name “Pitch Black News” came about as a poor reference to what I expected SAFC’s primary color to be back before the team even announced a name. While the intention was to cover San […]

2017 USL Playoffs Quarterfinal Preview: San Antonio FC vs Tulsa Roughnecks FC

The highest remaining seed in the USL Western Conference Playoffs, San Antonio FC hosts Tulsa Roughnecks FC on Saturday Night. The Texas club’s first trip to the playoffs in franchise history saw them nab the […]

Preview: San Antonio FC vs Tampa Bay Rowdies

An old rival comes to town as Tampa Bay Rowdies return to Toyota Field. The last time Tampa played in San Antonio, the Alamo City was still an NASL market. The Florida club was the […]

Preview: San Antonio FC at Tulsa Roughnecks FC

After two frustrating losses in a row, San Antonio FC (14-4-10) heads to Oklahoma for their final regular season road match of 2017. Tulsa Roughnecks FC (13-11-4) currently occupy the 6th seed in the Western […]

Preview: San Antonio FC vs RGV FC

This Saturday, San Antonio FC (14-3-10) returns home for what feels like the first time in months to face off in a South Texas Derby. The Alamo City club has been on the road for […]

San Antonio FC to Donate All Ticket Revenue From Next Match to Hurricane Relief Fund

Image: Darren Abate / USL After spending the vast majority of August and September on the road, San Antonio FC returns home Saturday with more on their mind than the upcoming South Texas Derby. The […]

One SAFC Fan in LA

San Antonio FC closes out a four match road trip in Kansas City Sunday afternoon. The match against Swope Park will mark 7 of the last 10 matches SAFC has played have put the club […]

Preview: San Antonio FC at Orange County SC

San Antonio FC (13-2-10) will attempt to secure their first trip to the USL Playoffs in franchise history as the Texas club faces Orange County SC (8-8-9) on the final leg of their Southern California […]