SMR Interview Series: Julian de Guzman, midfielder

SMR Interview Series: Julian de Guzman, midfielder

Interview by: Kendra Lee You were born in Toronto. Describe what it was like growing up there. I was born and raised in Scarborough. I was born in ’81, so the most I can remember from that time till ’97, which was when I went overseas, was pretty much just based on soccer. I started […]

Grinding it out in support of the Fury

Grinding it out in support of the Fury

By Jon Baggie Not even two years. That’s how long we have been supporting the Ottawa Fury, NASL version. It feels like a lot longer. It’s something supporterdom does to you. It draws you in, slows time down and takes control of your emotion. Maybe it’s relative; thinking about and investing in the club happens […]

SMR Interview Series: Darko Buser, Academy Coach

SMR Interview Series: Darko Buser, Academy Coach

Last November, Darko Buser was announced as part of the coaching staff for the Ottawa Fury Academy. Born in Yugoslavia, he played football in Belgrade but had to relocate to the UK when the civil war broke out. Eventually he found himself at Chelsea where he spent 12 years working with the academy. He has […]