Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Colorado Springs (September 24, 2022)

Hello and welcome to the blog’s live coverage of Oakland Roots at Colorado Springs Switchbacks. Roots enter having won its last two matches and a victory would put the squad on its first three-match winning streak of the season and give them their first positive winning percentage of the season, having been at the .500 … More Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Colorado Springs (September 24, 2022)

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots continue playoff hunt with 1-nil win over New York Red Bulls II

Oakland Roots kept itself in the playoff hunt on Saturday with a 1-nil victory over New York Red Bulls II by way of Ottar Magnus Karlsson scoring in the 76th minute. The win improves Roots’ record to 9-12-9 and 39 points, tied with RGV Toros on points for seventh place but the Toros hold one … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots continue playoff hunt with 1-nil win over New York Red Bulls II

Live Blog: Oakland Roots host New York Red Bulls II (September 17, 2022)

Hello and welcome to the blog’s live coverage of Oakland Roots hosting New York Red Bulls II. The Baby Bulls, flat-out, are not good–they are the worst team in the league with a 3-5-21 record and have shipped 67 goals. Oakland, meanwhile, continues to fight for its playoff lives after its big 2-nil victory over … More Live Blog: Oakland Roots host New York Red Bulls II (September 17, 2022)

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots triumphant over Phoenix Rising with Lindo Mfeka brace

Wasn’t that a sweet win, RootsFam? Oakland Roots kept their playoff hopes alive on Saturday night on the road, defeating Phoenix Rising 2-nil thanks to a pair of goals by Lindo Mfeka in the fifth and 27th minutes. Aside from continuing in the playoff hunt, the victory came against former coach Juan Guerra’s side and … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots triumphant over Phoenix Rising with Lindo Mfeka brace

Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Phoenix Rising (September 10, 2022)

Hello and welcome again to the blog’s live coverage of Oakland Roots visiting Phoenix Rising at Wild Horse Pass. Aside from the obligatory mention of Juan Guerra spurning Oakland for Phoenix, tonight is a must-win match for both sides as they fight for their playoff lives. Roots enter the night down in 11th with 33 … More Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Phoenix Rising (September 10, 2022)

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots fall 2-nil to San Antonio FC

Oakland Roots fell 2-nil to San Antonio FC in its first home game since July 27, conceding early and late goals in the fifth and 85th minutes respectively, both to Sam Adeniran. San Antonio certainly proved its first-place quality with its solid defense. The long absence from Laney College means Oakland hasn’t scored at home … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots fall 2-nil to San Antonio FC

Oakland Roots hiring Gavin Glinton as assistant coach

A club source indicates that the Oakland Roots are set to hire Gavin Glinton as its next first assistant on interim head coach Noah Delgado’s staff. He’ll replace Mikey Hannon on the staff, who is Project 51O’s head coach and is ramping up for the fall season this month. Delgado’s staff for the foreseeable future … More Oakland Roots hiring Gavin Glinton as assistant coach

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Noah Delgado gets first win in dramatic 3-1 comeback over San Diego Loyal

That was arguably the biggest win of the season for Oakland Roots, coming back from a 1-nil deficit to win 3-1 over San Diego Loyal with goals by Juan Carlos Azocar, Emrah Klimenta, and the dagger by Edgardo Rito in the 88th minute. All of the odds were stacked against interim head coach Noah Delgado … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Noah Delgado gets first win in dramatic 3-1 comeback over San Diego Loyal

Updated Oakland Roots coaching staff going forward

Roots’ new interim head coach Noah Delgado’s staff has been a question since the organization parted ways with Juan Guerra. Per a club source, the following members will be alongside Delgado for Wednesday’s game against San Diego Loyal. Interim first assistant Mikey Hannon Goal keeper coach Peter Davis Strength and Conditioning coach Jeronimo Aimar The … More Updated Oakland Roots coaching staff going forward