Detroit City FC steps up to the plate with bargain offer for Detroit Tigers fans

Fans of the Detroit Tigers and baseball are certainly disappointed with today’s lack of progress between Major League Baseball owners and the Players Association, both of whom failed to come to an agreement that would keep the 2022 schedule as it is. For the first time in 27 years, a labor dispute has postponed Opening … Read more

Official: Detroit has a professional soccer team

We did it! Detroit officially has a professional soccer team! On Wednesday, Detroit City FC was approved to join the National Independent Soccer Association (NISA). From WXYZ Detroit: “We appreciate the approval from U.S. Soccer. It represents an unimaginable progression that has involved too many people to count – one that started with a neighborhood … Read more

MLS Commissioner wants to integrate Michigan Bucks and DCFC into Detroit MLS efforts

We at DSN have been chronicling the growing efforts to bring professional soccer to Detroit. The plans have already been in place under Tom Gores and Dan Gilbert. Now, according to a report from the Detroit Free Press, there are efforts to integrate the Michigan Bucks and Detroit City FC into the Detroit MLS structure. In the report, MLS … Read more

Dan Gilbert must make peace with DCFC before MLS arrives in Motor City

There has been no shortage of news in the recent months about Dan Gilbert’s intention to bring the MLS to Detroit. He has partnered with Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and Pistons executive Arn Tellem to create a plan to turn the Wayne County Jail Site into an entertainment area focused around an MLS stadium. The … Read more

Detroit City FC’s “Northern Guard Supporters” hesitant on DCFC representing Detroit in MLS

The talks of an MLS team coming to Detroit have racked up within the past week. MLS Commissioner Don Garber has stated Detroit as a possible expansion squad as the team plans to grow to 28 teams. Garber mentioned Detroit, St. Louis, San Diego, San Antonio, and Austin as possible #MLS expansion markets in addition … Read more

Detroit City FC international friendly with Manchester, England squad nears

Detroit City FC continues to impress. They have already matched and exceeded the funding to renovate their new home, Keyworth Stadium. To celebrate the new opening for the squad, Le Rouge will be facing off against an international team from Manchester, England. The opposing team call themselves Football Club United of Manchester and the friendly will … Read more

Detroit City FC meets fundraising mark for new stadium renovations

Keyworth Stadium is getting a few upgrades! The rapidly growing semi-pro soccer team Detroit City FC have reached another milestone. After a successful public fundraising program, the team was able to exceed it’s $400,000 goal and begin renovations on their new home in Hamtramck.  More than 340 individuals have already reached out to the campaign and … Read more

5 prime locations for an MLS Detroit team

Soccer has been fairly popular in the city of Detroit for some time now. Success by local teams like the Michigan Bucks and Detroit City FC have garnered attention from some of the higher-ups in the Major League Soccer. The MLS has become the largest growing sports league in the country and has had expansion rumors come … Read more

MLS expansion plans could bring a team to Detroit

The MLS has announced that they will be expanding their league even more than originally anticipated. In early December, the MLS owners at the Board of Governors meeting expressed great enthusiasm for an expansion of the league from 24 teams to 28. This expansion would also propel the American soccer league to be the largest of any … Read more