SMR Blog Series: Why I Riot

SMR Blog Series: Why I Riot

By Kendra Lee I grew up watching hockey. All hockey: NHL Hockey Night in Canada; the Lethbridge Hurricanes, a junior team in the WHL; the IIHF World Junior Tournament at Christmas; and Olympic hockey every 4 years. If you ask most Canadians why they like hockey they will probably give you an answer along the […]

Stoking the fire

Stoking the fire

by Jon Van Baggie Our warriors, our club and our passion; together, they brought us to new and unexpected heights last season. There are moments, battles, that we will never forget.‎ Forever engraved in our collective experience. A part of us. ‎It’s with that shared experience that we set our sights on the next chapter, […]

SMR Interview Series: Romuald Peiser, Goalkeeper

SMR Interview Series: Romuald Peiser, Goalkeeper

Originally posted at/écrit à l’origine pour lefooteur.com Interview by Theo Gauthier Le Fury d’Ottawa vient tout juste de conclure sa deuxième saison régulière, une saison couronnée de succès, qui verra l’effectif de Marc Dos Santos participer au championnat de la NASL pour la première fois. Au coeur de cette réussite, on retrouve le gardien français Romuald […]

SMR Interview Series: Colin Falvey, Defender

SMR Interview Series: Colin Falvey, Defender

Interview by: Kendra Lee Tell me about where you grew up. I grew up in Cork City Ireland. It’s a big big sports city. Very passionate about all different sports, some of the Irish sports Gaelic football and hurling, and then you’ve got two Irish clubs that play in the League of Ireland Football system, […]

SMR Reveals Third T-Shirt to Unsuspecting Supporters

SMR Reveals Third T-Shirt to Unsuspecting Supporters

Paint it Grey! Stony Monday Riot unveiled its first ever third t-shirt in HISTORY last Friday. Some members of the Riot were the first to see the new shirts. Later in the morning the shirts were revealed on small screens across the internet to everyone watching youtube instead of the EPL on a Saturday morning, […]

Why I Riot: Football and Family

Why I Riot: Football and Family

Why I Riot Series post by Timothy Coates  In my life football and family has been synonymous.  My Dad (Hull City) my brother (Man Utd) and me (Preston NE) will take over the conversation at family dinners with transfer rumours, how bad the England team looks and even some mild/childish trash talk.  Even decades before my birth football played role in my […]

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 […]