Steven Farkas

Steven Farkas has been a youth soccer coach since 2005. When he's not coaching and training youth girls soccer teams he writes and publishes horror fiction. Writing for Double G Sports has allowed him to combine his love of soccer and his love of writing. He resides in Monmouth County New Jersey and has taught college for ten years. His first soccer centered book THE DEVIL IN BOCA RATON: THE NEAR DISMANTELING OF WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL SOCCER will be out in late summer 2012. Steven joined Double G Sports in November of 2011 leading our coverage of Sky Blue FC and New York Fury.

By Steven Farkas On Monday, April 29th, 2013


(Photo by: Cynthia Hobgood) Sky Blue FC won their second game Saturday night in Washington.  This time they actually scored the goals themselves instead of counting on the other team to put the ball in their own More...

By Steven Farkas On Monday, April 15th, 2013

Sky Blue Wins Season Opener 1-0 Over Western New York

Photo via It wasn’t a pretty goal, in fact it was a down-right ugly goal, but it was all Sky Blue needed to win in its season and home opener against the Western New York Flash.  In the 42nd minute More...

By Steven Farkas On Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Sky Blue FC Ready for the 2013 Season

Sky Blue FC hosts Western New York Flash on Sunday at Yurcak Field. Sky Blue FC announced the teams season-opening roster for the 2013 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) campaign. The players will take the More...

By Steven Farkas On Monday, March 18th, 2013

Sky Blue Signs 18 Year Old Matilda Aussie

Caitlin Foord Sky Blue FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) has signed Australian defender Caitlin Foord, pending league approval, joining fellow Matilda Lisa De Vanna on the team’s 2013 roster. More...

By Steven Farkas On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Sky Blue FC Announces 2013 Schedule, Stadium, Ticket Prices

Sky Blue FC has unveiled its 2013 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) schedule. The team will be returning for a fourth season of play at Yurcak Field on the campus of Rutgers University in Piscataway, New Jersey. More...

By Steven Farkas On Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Sky Blue Sign Four Free Agents For The 2013 NWSL Season

Brittany Brock Sky Blue FC have signed Australian forward Lisa De Vanna, midfielders Brittany Bock and Manya Makoski and forward Danesha Adams, as free agents for the 2013 season.  This takes their roster up to More...

By Steven Farkas On Thursday, January 31st, 2013

NWSL Signing Period Nearing Close

Image via US Soccer The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) clubs will continue to build their rosters with a signing period which will end today, January 31st, in which each team can sign four additional players.  More...

By Steven Farkas On Friday, January 25th, 2013

A Look At Sky Blue’s Four Draft Picks at The Recent NWSL Draft

  New York native, Rebecca Kaplan, was selected by Sky Blue FC in the fourth round. Kaplan played at Maryland University. (Photo courtesy of Maryland University website) Sky Blue FC made new additions to its More...

By Steven Farkas On Friday, January 18th, 2013

NWSL Draft Complete, Sky Blue Picks 4

Defender, Lindsi Linsonbee-Cutshal, from BYU, was selected in the first round by Sky Blue FC. It only took about an hour, but the NWSL draft has concluded with 32 players drafted to the eight teams that make up More...

By Steven Farkas On Thursday, January 17th, 2013

NWSL Draft on Friday, Sky Blue Also To Hold Open Tryouts

The NWSL college draft will be held on Friday in Indianapolis at the NSCAA Convention.  There will 32 total draft picks and the draft will follow what is referred to as a snake format, which means teams will choose More...

By Steven Farkas On Monday, January 14th, 2013

NWSL Allocates Seven National and International Players to Sky Blue

Vineland, NJ native Jillian Loyden is one of the players allocated to play for Sky Blue FC this season. Sky Blue found out who its allocated U.S. National team and International team players were on Friday after More...

By Steven Farkas On Thursday, January 10th, 2013

National Women’s Soccer League Announces List of Players for Allocation

All 18 members of the US National team, including Hope Solo, are on the allocation list for the new women's professional soccer league. The National Women’s Soccer League has released the list of 55 players More...