Tag: Bobby Smyrniotis

Forge Season in Review

Forge Season in Review

Prologue Let’s get the obvious stuff out of the way: I am an optimistic and friendly neighbourhood writer most days, and I am as happy-go-lucky as the next human. So, I want to get most of the cynicism and snark out of the way off the top. Imagine you were running, footloose and fancy-free, down … Continue reading Forge Season in Review

The Argument for Bobby: A Totally Unbiased Report from Forgeland

The Argument for Bobby: A Totally Unbiased Report from Forgeland

Here we go again. It is Coach of the Year time. Or as those of us in Hamilton know it, Smyrniotis Snub Season. So, this year the front runner is Carlos Gonzales of Atletico Ottawa, or CarGo to the hip kids in Ottawa. He took the league's bottom feeders from last to first with only … Continue reading The Argument for Bobby: A Totally Unbiased Report from Forgeland

Cavalry Best Forge In Round 3 of Rivalry Matchup

Cavalry Best Forge In Round 3 of Rivalry Matchup

Ugh, that sucked. Well, I mean for Forge fans, anyway. For the Cavs faithful it was a new shining moment in the league's best rivalry. And for neutrals, a window into why Forge and Cavalry hate each other so much. This one had a little bit of everything. An early goal, a late equalizer, and … Continue reading Cavalry Best Forge In Round 3 of Rivalry Matchup

Forge FC Drop the Hammer On HFX Wanderers In 1-0 Victory

Forge FC Drop the Hammer On HFX Wanderers In 1-0 Victory

Another day at the Coffee Grounds, another victory. Ho hum. Saturday’s professional victory over HFX Wanderers wasn’t just more of the same, however. It was something better, something bigger. First off, there were some similarities to previous games. A Forge FC stalwart was awarded a collector’s jersey for his 100th appearance – congratulations Alexander Achinioti-Jonsson. Woobens Pacius … Continue reading Forge FC Drop the Hammer On HFX Wanderers In 1-0 Victory