Alan Koch, FC Edmonton’s New Coach and Director of Football Operations

The new FC Edmonton Coach and Director of Football Operations Alan Koch could be a candidate for the most interesting man in the world. A native of South Africa, Koch’s parents and brother emigrated to Canada first with his arrival coming in July 1996 at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia on a soccer scholarship.Continue reading “Alan Koch, FC Edmonton’s New Coach and Director of Football Operations”

Updated look at the FC Edmonton Roster

On Boxing Day, we ran a story with the six FC Edmonton players that were publicly announced as officially signed for the 2021 campaign. Two more players have since officially joined Paris Gee, Kyle Porter, Fraser Aird, Chance Carter, Antony Caceres and Marcus Velado-Tsegaye on the roster. Welcome back Jeannot Esua and Easton Ongaro! TheContinue reading “Updated look at the FC Edmonton Roster”

Eric Newendorp, New FC Edmonton President and General Manager

The hockey team General Manager played in the NHL from 1977-1985. The Edmonton Football team GM played college football. The Edmonton basketball club GM transitioned into coaching soon after his collegiate playing career was over.  The theme suggests that General Managers played their respective sports before trading in the jersey for a collared shirt. I’mContinue reading “Eric Newendorp, New FC Edmonton President and General Manager”