Rhode Island Reds FC
|Full name||Rhode Island Reds Football Club|
Cranston, Rhode Island
|Owner||Kabba D Joof|
|Head Coach||Kabba D Joof|
|League||National Premier Soccer League|
|2013||5th, Atlantic Division
|Website||Club home page|
Rhode Island Reds FC are an American soccer club founded in 2012. Based in Providence, Rhode Island the Reds field both a men's and women's semi-professional team. The men's team plays in the Northeast Division of the National Premier Soccer League, the fourth tier of the American soccer pyramid. The women's team plays in the Women's Premier Soccer League. Both teams play their home games at Cranston Stadium in Cranston, Rhode Island.
The Rhode Island Reds Football Club was founded in 2012 and began play that same year in the Northeast Division of the National Premier Soccer League, the fourth tier of the American soccer pyramid and roughly equal to the USL Premier Development League. Based in Providence, Rhode Island and playing home games out of Cranston Stadium in neighboring Cranston, Rhode Island, the club took its name from the state bird, the Rhode Island Red.
The Reds had a relatively successful first season, finishing fourth in their division but missing the playoffs.
In 2014 the RI Reds Fc will field a women's team in the WPSL for the first time.
As of February 9, 2013.
Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Notable former players
This list of notable former players comprises players who went on to play professional soccer after playing for the team in the NPSL, or those who previously played professionally before joining the team.
Women's Team Staff
As of February 9, 2014.
- Owner & Operator - Kabba D Joof
- President - Jonathan Fonseca
- Vice President - Rúben Paz
- Director of Media - Andrew Fonseca
- Director of Game Day Operations - Matthew Carroccia
Kit & Sponsors
|Year||Division||League||Regular Season||Playoffs||Open Cup|
|2012||4||NPSL||4th, Atlantic Division||Did not qualify||Did not qualify|
|2013||4||NPSL||5th, Atlantic Division||Did not qualify||Did not qualify|