Real San Jose

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Full name Real San Jose
Nickname(s) RSJ
Founded 2007
Stadium PAL Stadium
San Jose, California
Ground Capacity 5,000
Owner SoccerMagic.com LLC
Manager Nick Arellano
League United Premier Soccer League
Alternate logo[1]

Real San Jose is an American soccer team based in San Jose, California, United States. Founded in 2007, the team compete in the United Premier Soccer League (UPSL).

The team plays its home games at PAL Stadium, where they relocated in 2016. The team's colors are red, white and black.

History[edit]

RSJ formed in 2007 as a member of the NPSL.

In 2013, the NPSL crafted an award in memory of Alexander Arellano. Alex, the middle son of Real San Jose owner Nick Arellano, died in 2012 at the age of 25. The award goes to the NPSL's top coach of the year.

After ten years competing in the NPSL the club made the switch to the UPSL for 2017.[2]

Year-by-year[edit]

Year League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2007 NPSL 5th, Northwest Did not qualify Did not qualify
2008 NPSL 3rd, Northwest Did not qualify Did not qualify
2009 NPSL 5th, Western Did not qualify Did not enter
2010 NPSL 2nd, Northwest Conference Semifinal Did not qualify
2011 NPSL 5th, West-Northern Did not qualify Did not qualify
2012 NPSL 4th, West-Northern Did not qualify Did not qualify
2013 NPSL 3rd, West-Northern Did not qualify Did not qualify
2014 NPSL 4th, Golden Gate Did not qualify Did not qualify
2015 NPSL 4th, Golden Gate Did not qualify Did not qualify
2016 NPSL 5th, Golden Gate Did not qualify Did not qualify

Head coaches[edit]

  • United States Nicholas Arellano (2007–present)

Stadia[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ RSJ Staff, RSJ Adds Additional Logo for 2008, retrieved 2008-01-14 
  2. ^ "United Premier Soccer League Announces Real San Jose SC As Expansion Team For 2017". United Premier Soccer League. 23 December 2016. 

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