Recent OKC Energy FC Articles and Blogs

  • Former Norman North star Kalen Ryden signs with Oklahoma City Energy FC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC on Thursday announced it has signed Kalen Ryden for the remainder of the season. Ryden, from Norman, was drafted in the fourth round of this year’s Major League Soccer SuperDraft by the Columbus Crew and had spent his rookie year splitting time between Columbus and the...

  • Energy FC breaks ground on training facility in Oklahoma City

    By Chris Brannick | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Willa Johnson's high heels sank in the dirt outside the Northeast Regional Health and Wellness campus on Wednesday morning. The Oklahoma County Commissioner for District 1 reached for a hand and said she needed to find solid ground. Johnson wasn't worried, though. In fact, she was ecstatic....

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC to break ground on training facility

    By Chris Brannick | Published: Tue, Aug 25, 2015

    The training facility, built in a partnership with the Oklahoma City-County Health Department and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma, will be located at 2600 NE 63rd Street on the Northeast Regional Health and Wellness campus.

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC bumped from top of league

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Week 23 has come to a close in the United Soccer League and Oklahoma City Energy FC has been bumped from the top of the Western Conference. The Energy were off this week and sat in first place with a record of 11-5-7 and 40 standings points. On Sunday, Los Angeles Galaxy II defeated the...

  • Energy FC forward Kyle Greig says Oklahoma City is ready for playoffs

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Mon, Aug 17, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC is in first-place in the United Soccer League’s Western Conference following Week 22. The Energy (11-5-7, 40 points) defeated Real Monarchs 1-0 last week and have a week off before hosting the Austin Aztex on Aug. 29. Kyle Greig stopped by The Oklahoman to talk about...

  • OKC Energy move into first place with win over Real Monarchs

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Aug 15, 2015

    At 11-5-7 and with 40 standings points the Energy will finish Week 22 in first place.

  • Matchday Preview: Oklahoma City Energy FC vs. Real Monarchs SLC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sat, Aug 15, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC hosts Real Monarchs SLC (Salt Lake City) at 7 p.m. at Taft Stadium on Saturday. Let's get straight to the point. An Energy win puts them in first place in the United Soccer League's Western Conference with 40 standings points. OKC (10-5-7) would remain in second with a...

  • Danni Konig named USL Player of the Week

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Tue, Aug 11, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC forward Danni Konig on Tuesday was named the United Soccer League Player of the Week for Week 21. Konig scored three goals in Oklahoma City's 4-3 win over Portland on Saturday night. The hat trick was the first in Energy history and moved Konig to the top spot in...

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC in second place heading down the stretch

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Mon, Aug 10, 2015

    Week 21 is over in the United Soccer League. That leaves seven weeks to go, three-fourths of the season is behind us and the stretch run is all that remains before the USL Playoffs begin on the last weekend of September. So where does Oklahoma City stand? No. 2. Not bad at all for a team...

  • OKC Energy hangs on to defeat Portland behind a hat trick from Danni Konig

    From Staff Reports | Published: Sat, Aug 8, 2015

    The Energy scored all four goals in the first half, three by Danni Konig, marking the first time in team history a player has recorded a hat trick. Konig reclaimed his spot atop the league in goals scored, improving his mark to 19. He is now one short of tying the single season record set by...

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC tops L.A. Galaxy II

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Tue, Aug 4, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC defeated Los Angeles Galaxy II 2-0 on Tuesday at Taft Stadium. The Energy (9-5-7) are now winners of two in a row, both home matches. It was the first time in six matches the Energy have defeated Los Angeles. Peter Toth, a midfielder who hasn't found much playing time...

  • Report has Oklahoma City Energy FC 36th in attendance for all soccer

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Mon, Aug 3, 2015

    Kenn Tomasch, who runs Kenn.com and blogs about soccer, released an attendance report on Monday ranking all of the professional teams from Major League Soccer, North American Soccer League and the USL. Oklahoma City came in 36th of the 55 teams after playing 10 games at Taft Stadium. Tulsa is...

  • Oklahoma City Energy assistant Chris Spendlove will rejoin team after being acquitted on murder and manslaughter charges

    BY CHRIS BRANNICK | Published: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    Team follows good news with a 3-0 victory over Arizona United at Taft Stadium.

  • Matchday Preview: Oklahoma City Energy FC vs. Arizona United

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC takes on Arizona United SC at Taft Stadium in Oklahoma City on Saturday. Here are some joules of energy, or keys to the match. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. and as always, you can watch the match on YouTube. This is the first meeting between the clubs this season. Last year...

  • Former Energy FC assistant Chris Spendlove to rejoin team after acquittal of murder, manslaughter

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015

    A former Oklahoma City Energy FC assistant coach who was charged with murder in the death of an off-duty police officer will be rejoining the organization in the near future the team announced on Friday. Chris Spendlove was acquitted Friday of charges of murder and manslaughter in the December...

  • Why a 0-0 tie in soccer is a good thing

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Mon, Jul 27, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC midfielder Gareth Evans explains the benefits of drawing teams on the road in the United Soccer League

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC winger calls Saint Louis match a must win

    Chris Brannick | Published: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    Sebastian Dalgaard knows the Energy need to get more than one point from next match

  • Matchday Preview: Oklahoma City Energy FC vs. Tulsa Roughnecks FC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sat, Jul 18, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC and Tulsa Roughnecks FC version 4.0 kicks off at 7 p.m. Here are five joules to the match: The Energy have a chance to clinch the wrench, a trophy created for the rivalry. OKC has won two of three meetings so far in the rivalry with the clubs drawing 1-1 in the first...

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC goalkeeper Evan Newton talks about Orange County, the USL West and Tulsa Roughnecks FC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Mon, Jul 13, 2015

    The Energy host in-state rival Tulsa on Saturday at 7 p.m. at Taft Stadium

  • Five Joules: Oklahoma City Energy FC vs. Orange County Blues FC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sat, Jul 11, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC takes on Orange County Blues FC at Taft Stadium Saturday. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. and the game can be seen live on YouTube. Here are Five Joules to the match. The first, watch The Grid. The Energy supporter group is planning a silent protest for a disagreement with the...

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC defender previews Orange County

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sat, Jul 11, 2015

    Energy gets rematch with Orange County a week after losing to the OC Blues in Irvine, California

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC tells supporters to tone it down, silent protest planned

    By Christopher Brannick | Updated: Fri, Jul 10, 2015

    Energy front office seeks to censor The Grid, whose profane chants have drawn criticism from fellow fans

  • Track Installation at Taft Stadium will leave some fans displaced

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Tue, Jul 7, 2015

    Oklahoma City Energy FC fans, if they haven't heard already, are going to need to figure out a plan for where they will sit on Saturday when the Energy takes on Orange County Blues FC. The team announced on Tuesday that the track installation will begin immediately which will have an affect on...

  • Oklahoma City Energy FC draws with L.A. Galaxy II

    Chris Brannick | Published: Sun, Jul 5, 2015

    Energy snap three-game losing streak with draw against Western Conference foe

  • Five Joules of Energy ahead of Oklahoma City v. Galaxy II

    Chris Brannick | Updated: Sun, Jul 5, 2015

    Oklahoma City takes on L.A. Galaxy II at 7 p.m. from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Here are five joules to the match. It's match No. 16 for the Energy (7-5-3). Oklahoma City is fifth in the United Soccer League's Western Conference with 24 standings points. L.A. Galaxy II, or Los Dos, is...