Oakland Roots sign left back Kevin Wright

Update: Oakland Roots have announced that they officially signed Kevin Wright to a contract on Wednesday. Per source, Wright’s deal with Oakland is a one-year contract. Oakland Roots sent out a teaser on Tuesday indicating that they are set to sign a player with a Sierra Leone and English background. We haven’t been confirmed or … More Oakland Roots sign left back Kevin Wright

Oakland Roots signed former Quakes Academy prospect Drew Murray

Update: Oakland Roots announced that they have signed former Quakes Academy center back Drew Murray to a contract. Murray’s addition marks the team’s 19th player on the 2023 roster. The full list of players includes: Goal Keepers: Taylor Bailey, Paul Blanchette. Defenders: Danny Barbir, Memo Diaz, Emrah Klimenta, Tarek Morad, Drew Murray, Edgardo Rito, Kevin Wright. … More Oakland Roots signed former Quakes Academy prospect Drew Murray

Oakland Roots re-signing Tarek Morad

Update: Oakland Roots have announced that they have officially re-signed Tarek Morad to a contract extension. The blog has been informed that Oakland Roots are re-signing center back Tarek Morad to a one-year contract extension through 2023. A club announcement is considered imminent. Roots put out a teaser of the Egyptian Pyramids on Wednesday, cluing … More Oakland Roots re-signing Tarek Morad

Oakland Roots re-sign Johnny Rodriguez

Update: Oakland Roots have announced that they’ve re-signed Johnny Rodriguez to an extension. The blog has learned that the Oakland Roots are set to re-sign Johnny Rodriguez to an extension. Rodriguez comes back for his fourth season in a Roots’ uniform, making him the longest tenured player on the team behind goal keeper Taylor Bailey. … More Oakland Roots re-sign Johnny Rodriguez

Oakland Roots sign Jamaican midfielder Trayvone Reid

Oakland Roots have announced that they signed Jamaican midfielder Trayvone Reid to a contract on Monday. He marks the club’s first incoming International signing of the offseason. Oakland now has four international players on the roster, the full list includes: We’re told that Oakland Roots have kept their eye on Reid over the past year … More Oakland Roots sign Jamaican midfielder Trayvone Reid

Oakland Roots sign midfielder Napo Matsoso

Oakland Roots announced that they have signed former Louisville City FC midfielder Napo Matsoso to a contract on Thursday. Matsoso, 28, marks the first incoming signing for coach Noah Delgado’s squad and presumably fill into the role vacated by Jose Herndandez. He is a native of Lethoso and a member of its national team. Matsoso … More Oakland Roots sign midfielder Napo Matsoso

Oakland Roots officially hiring Noah Delgado as head coach

Today is the day. The blog has learned that the Oakland Roots are set to announce Noah Delgado as the team’s next head coach after leading the organization to last season’s playoffs under the interim tag. Oakland will also retain at least two of its core figures on the coaching staff, including goal keeper coach … More Oakland Roots officially hiring Noah Delgado as head coach

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

Transaction: Oakland Roots transferred Ariel Mbumba to Columbus Crew 2

Update: Oakland Roots have confirmed that they have transferred Ariel Mbumba to Columbus Crew 2 of MLS Next Pro. “Ariel was a young player we saw a lot of potential in here locally,” said Technical Director Jordan Ferrell, via the team’s official site. “One of the goals of the Club is to help nurture and … More Transaction: Oakland Roots transferred Ariel Mbumba to Columbus Crew 2