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Post Season: Ottawa Fury FC 0 – 0 Bethlehem Steel FC

Post Season: Ottawa Fury FC 0 – 0 Bethlehem Steel FC

PHOTOS: Steve Kingsman/Freestyle Photography/Ottawa Fury FC By Théo Gauthier @OwnGoalTheo That sound you heard over and over again on Sunday afternoon at TD Place—soccer ball thumping against plastic piping—may have been the death throes of the Ottawa Fury’s 2018 playoff hopes. The Fury’s playoff hopes are still alive, but the goal the club set for itself in the preseason to attend the postseason dance in 2018 was made more difficult as the Fury drew the penultimate match of the season 0-0…

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Rising: Richmond Kickers 0 – 2 Ottawa Fury FC

Rising: Richmond Kickers 0 – 2 Ottawa Fury FC

PHOTO: Richmond Kickers By Théo Gauthier @OwnGoalTheo   The Ottawa Fury have back-to-back wins for the first time since June, as the men in black and red earned a 2-0 victory on the road against the Richmond Kickers. Yes, back-to-back victories against the 16th-place Toronto FC II and the 15th-place Richmond Kickers are expected from a team with playoff ambitions, but the deed still has to get done. On a windy night in the Virginian capital, a Carl Haworth-induced own goal…

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Pulsating: Toronto FC II 3 – 4 Ottawa Fury FC

Pulsating: Toronto FC II 3 – 4 Ottawa Fury FC

PHOTO: Toronto FC II By Théo Gauthier @OwnGoalTheo On Thursday night in Toronto, the Ottawa Fury took a 2-0 lead into halftime with goals from Tony Taylor and Cristian Portilla which, in any other Fury match of 2018, would have been game over. The Fury secured their halftime lead by playing the same way they have all summer: tight defence, solid goalkeeping, conceding possession and taking shots at the opposition on the break. Head Coach Nikola Popovic’s hand was forced into…

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Knife Edge: Ottawa Fury FC 0 – 0 Indy Eleven

Knife Edge: Ottawa Fury FC 0 – 0 Indy Eleven

PHOTOS: Steve Kingsman/Freestyle Photography/Ottawa Fury FC By Théo Gauthier @OwnGoalTheo   There are times in sport when two opponents are so finely poised, so evenly matched, that a thin blade is necessary to pry them apart. On Saturday afternoon at TD Place, neither Ottawa Fury FC or Indy Eleven got their hands on such an implement as they poked and prodded their way to a 0-0 draw. When it’s this close, every opportunity takes on a larger significance. Both sides had…

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Music City Lament: Nashville SC 2 – 0 Ottawa Fury

Music City Lament: Nashville SC 2 – 0 Ottawa Fury

Nashville has historically been the home of heartfelt laments, so the Ottawa Fury won’t have had to look hard for an appropriate soundtrack for their journey home after a 2-0 loss on Friday night. Merle Haggard’s “Sing Me Back Home” might be a good selection, seeing as this mini road trip has failed to deliver the bounty of points the Fury set out to collect after the final game of their homestand. Against Atlanta United II on Tuesday, in the…

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