Valencia tops FCC 2-0

07/24/2017 10:52 PM

Nippert Stadium was filled with 23,114 fans on Monday night for F.C. Cincinnati’s international friendly versus La Liga club Valencia C.F. Valencia head coach Marcelino compared the atmosphere at Nippert to that of a La Liga match and said he hopes Cincinnati gets into the MLS. Valencia scored their first goal in the 62nd minute. They added a second in stoppage time on a counter from a FCC corner kick that had even goalkeeper Dan Williams in the box trying... Read more 

H.S. FOOTBALL | Peyton Knippenberg headed to EKU

07/19/2017 06:34 PM

With August just around the corner, high school football teams are preparing to begin their seasons. Conner High School’s Peyton Knippenberg knew he wanted to make his college commitment before his senior football season rolled around. Last month he did just that. The offensive lineman committed to play his college football at Eastern Kentucky University.  Read more 

FC CINCINNATI | Nippert Stadium to host USWNT

07/07/2017 03:02 PM

Adding to their two recent upsets of MLS clubs and their upcoming friendly versus Valencia FC, F.C. Cincinnati made another huge announcement Friday morning. FCC general manager Jeff Berding shared that Nippert Stadium will host the U.S. Women’s National Team for a friendly vs. New Zealand on September 19. The club had USWNT midfielder and Cincinnati-native, Rose Lavelle, at Nippert for the announcement. Tickets will not be sold through F.C. Cincinnati but will officially go on sale July 21.  Read more 

FC Cincinnati upsets Chicago Fire on penalty kicks

06/29/2017 12:12 AM

FC Cincinnati advances to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup after upsetting yet another MLS team. After 120 minutes of play, FC Cincinnati and the Chicago Fire moved on to penalty kicks with FCC coming out on top, 3-1. Cincinnati goalkeeper Mitch Hildebrandt stopped three shots by Chicago to secure the win. FCC took down the Fire in front of a crowd of 32,287 at Nippert Stadium. The club will advance to face the NASL’s Miami FC in Miami... Read more 

FC Cincinnati ties Charleston 2-2

06/17/2017 10:29 PM

It’s been a long week for FC Cincinnati. Since their 1-1 draw versus Charlotte, the club has announced new stadium plans, upset the MLS’ Columbus Crew and now battled Charleston in a rematch that resulted in a 2-2 tie. Charleston ended Cincinnati’s season last year and also beat them 2-1 to start this season. FCC got off to a quick start tonight with a goal by Djiby Fall in the fourth minute. After two Charleston goals in the second half,... Read more 

FC Cincinnati pulls off upset of MLS Columbus Crew

06/14/2017 10:46 PM

In a U.S. Open Cup fourth round match, FC Cincinnati pulled off a 1-0 upset of MLS club Columbus Crew. The match was the first meeting between the two Ohio clubs. FCC star striker Djiby Fall scored the games lone goal. He gave Cincinnati the lead with a header goal in the 64th minute. Columbus outshot Cincinnati 19-5 and had possession almost 60 percent of the match but was unable to find the back of the net. FC Cincinnati won in... Read more 

FC Cincinnati ties Charlotte 1-1

06/10/2017 10:17 PM

In his first start at Nippert Stadium, Justin Hoyte scored his first goal for FC Cincinnati. The equalizer gave Cincinnati momentum entering the second half but the match ultimately ended in a 1-1 draw. Cincinnati was hoping for a win in their return to Nippert Stadium after a loss on the road last Saturday. Following the tie, a big week now lies ahead for FC Cincinnati. To kick off the week, the club will host a town hall on Monday... Read more 

FC Cincinnati defeats LouCity FC to advance in US Open Cup

05/31/2017 10:14 PM

FC Cincinnati will advance in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup after defeating rival Louisville City FC 1-0 on Wednesday night. In the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup, FC Cincinnati will host Major League Soccer and fellow Ohio club Columbus Crew SC on June 14. On the match-up, head coach Alan Koch said, “it’s huge. I think everybody knows where our club would like to go.” The match was chippy and intense, as expected. FCC pulled out the win... Read more 

FC Cincinnati wins third straight

05/27/2017 08:18 PM

FC Cincinnati improved their win streak to three games on Saturday by defeating Toronto FC II 1-0 in front of a crowd of 18,224. The win gives Cincinnati a 4-4-3 record as they move into fourth place in the Eastern Conference. FCC striker Danni Konig scored in the 18th minute with a header off a cross by left back Tyler Polak. The goal was one of just three shots in the first half and the only one on target. Konig... Read more 

Quintin Wilson excited to be a Kentucky Wildcat

05/22/2017 05:30 PM

On Mother’s Day, 2018 lineman Quintin Wilson announced his commitment to Kentucky via twitter. Wilson is a three-star center from Walnut Hills in Cincinnati, Ohio and chose UK over Cincinnati, Duke, Minnesota and Virginia among others. Wilson said something about Kentucky kept drawing him back and he ultimately couldn’t stay away. The offensive lineman was impressed by the coaching staff at UK and said it felt like family from the beginning.  Read more