Live Blog: Oakland Roots at San Antonio FC, Conference Semifinals (October 28, 2022)

Hello and welcome to the blog’s live coverage of Oakland Roots clash with San Antonio FC in the USL Championship Conference Semifinals, coming to you from a packed house at Line 51 Brewery. The No. 7 seeded Roots look to upset another team after defeating No. 2 San Diego Loyal last Sunday. A win tonight … More Live Blog: Oakland Roots at San Antonio FC, Conference Semifinals (October 28, 2022)

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots dispatch San Diego Loyal, move on to Conference Semifinals

How we feeling RootsFam?!? Oakland Roots fly out of SoCal with their heads held high after a mighty 3-nil upset of the No. 2 seeded San Diego Loyal. It marks the second consecutive year for Roots to defeat a higher seeded team in the playoff’s opening round, and furthermore, have yet to conceded a goal … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots dispatch San Diego Loyal, move on to Conference Semifinals

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots fall 3-1 to Pittsburgh but clinch playoff spot

Well, there you have it. Despite Oakland Roots losing 3-1 to Pittsburgh Riverhounds in the season-finale, the dominoes fell correctly with Las Vegas tying Los Angeles, enabling Roots to claim the final playoff qualification spot. Oakland is now set for a Sunday, October 23 clash at the San Diego Loyal. It’s been a wild push … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots fall 3-1 to Pittsburgh but clinch playoff spot

Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Pittsburgh Riverhounds (October 15, 2022)

Hello and welcome to the blog’s live coverage of Roots’ regular season finale at Pittsburgh Riverhounds, coming to you from the Athletic Club, where well over 100 Oakland supporters are cheering on their club. Three points mean everything for Roots today with a high of fifth still up for grabs, while a loss or tie … More Live Blog: Oakland Roots at Pittsburgh Riverhounds (October 15, 2022)

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots put three across Hartford, continue playoff push

Oakland Roots took one step closer toward solidifying a playoff spot on Saturday with a big 3-1 win over Hartford Athletic in Connecticut with help from goals by Juan Carlos Azocar, Ottar Magnus Karlsson, and a Worldie by Johnny Rodriguez. The victory puts Oakland up to 46 points with one match to play at Pittsburgh … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots put three across Hartford, continue playoff push

Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots put itself in playoff position with win over Birmingham

What an electric night at Laney Stadium. Oakland Roots won 2-1 over Birmingham Legion, responding from a 1-nil deficit after 21 minutes but powering back with goals in the 24th and 84th minutes by Ottar Magnus Karlsson and Juan Carlos Azocar. The victory put Oakland above the playoff line, catapulting them to sixth-place, tied for … More Game Notes & Player Ratings: Oakland Roots put itself in playoff position with win over Birmingham

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