Rocket City United

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Rocket City United
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Full name Rocket City United
Founded 2007
Stadium John Hunt Soccer Stadium
Huntsville, Alabama
Ground Capacity 7,000
Owner United States Andy Zorovich
Head Coach Botswana Jacob Letsholo
League National Premier Soccer League
2013 3rd, Southeast
Playoffs: DNQ
Current season

Rocket City United (RCU) is an American soccer team based in Huntsville, Alabama, United States. Founded in 2007, the team plays in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national amateur league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, in the Southeast Division.

The team plays its home games at John Hunt Soccer Stadium in Huntsville, Alabama. Home games were played at Madison City Schools Stadium in Madison, Alabama from 2010-12.[1] The team's colors are red, black, and white.

History[edit]

Players[edit]

2013 Roster[edit]

Source: [2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
0 United States GK Matthew Shattuck
1 Republic of Ireland GK Stephen Lunney
2 United States DF Moses Adeniran
3 Botswana DF Jacob Letsholo
4 England DF Paco Craig
5 United States DF Ian Michalak
7 Kenya DF Joseph Omondi
8 Venezuela FW Anthony Benitez
9 United States FW Kofi Gyawu
10 Canada FW Babayele Sodade
11 England MF Khurram Shazad
No. Position Player
12 Costa Rica FW Juan Madrigal
14 United States DF Sam Dean
15 Germany DF Andrew Ingram
16 England MF Ricky Davey
17 United States FW Mitch Wilson
18 United States FW Atak Yai
19 United States MF Alex Clay
21 Venezuela DF Omar Djabi
22 United States MF PT Huang
25 Ghana MF Kingsley Morgan
26 United States FW Kyle Simmons

Year-by-year[edit]

Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2008 4 NPSL 3rd, Southeast Did not qualify Did not enter
2009 4 NPSL 1st, Southeast National Semi Finals Did not qualify
2010 4 NPSL 3rd, Southeast Did not qualify Did not qualify
2011 4 NPSL 6th, Southeast Did not qualify Did not qualify
2012 4 NPSL 3rd, South-Southeast-West Did not qualify Did not qualify
2013 4 NPSL 3rd, Southeast Did not qualify Did not qualify

Honors[edit]

  • NPSL Southeast Division Champions 2009

Head coaches[edit]

Stadia[edit]

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