Laurence’s Story

Laurence is the 15 years old son of our Premier Coach and PDL Director Alex Silva. He is a wonderful big brother to his 4 yr. old sister Gabrielle, and a terrific son. He loves to play soccer in the spring and fall for Issaquah Soccer Club(ISC), and enjoys snowboarding at Snoqualmie pass in the […]

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Gunners FC drops season finale to Sounders U23s

By Neil Pierson The first time Puget Sound Gunners FC and the Seattle Sounders U23s met this season, the result was a humbling 5-0 defeat for a Gunners squad that didn’t perform up to its capabilities. “The first time we played the Sounders, it was a disaster,” coach Alex Silva said. The July 11 rematch […]

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Gunners FC grabs tie with Portland Timbers U23s

By Neil Pierson Stoppage time was nearly over, and Renan Troccoli had the ball at his feet with only the goalkeeper to beat. With two defenders nipping at his heels and his chance coming from a slightly sharp angle, Troccoli’s shot rolled past the netminder and went inches wide of the far post. Instead of […]

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Spirited performance not enough for Gunners FC in 1-0 loss

By Neil Pierson With the exception of one lopsided loss, Puget Sound Gunners FC has shown it can compete against every team in the Northwest Division of the Premier Development League. The Gunners’ latest result, a 1-0 loss to the division-leading Kitsap Pumas on June 14 at Issaquah High School, was indicative of that trend. […]

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Gunners FC still searching for first win of season

By Neil Pierson Despite a couple strong defensive efforts that saw their opponents manage only one goal each, Puget Sound Gunners FC’s first win of the season remained elusive. The Gunners, playing with 10 men for much of the second half, managed a gritty, 1-1 draw against visiting Washington Crossfire on May 29 at Starfire […]

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Gunners, Lane United play to 3-3 draw

(Courtesy of Lane United FC) Timothy Mueller scored a first-half hat trick for Lane United FC as the Reds tied the Puget Sound Gunners 3-3 in what has to go down as the most entertaining match in the Oregon club’s short history. In a match that was played at a break-neck pace, with a chance […]

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