CDLFC Midseason Player Update

The first-half of the college soccer season will be wrapping up as September comes to a close. Check in with all your favorite CDLFC players to see how they are doing! Links will direct to the team’s schedule, if you can make it to a game and support the guys. Cumulative, CDLFC players and their […]

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CDLFC Appreciation

For the 2017 PDL season, the Cincinnati Dutch Lions appreciate the sponsors and partners that have invested in the club. We would like to recognize them and hope our supporters continue to show their support to all CDLFC partners. 2017 Sponsors Mercedes-Benz of Fort Mitchell —¬†Located just five minutes from Downtown Cincinnati and right off […]

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Busy Media Season for CDLFC

It did not take long into 2017 for the Cincinnati Dutch Lions to start making headlines in the PDL or Cincinnati-area. On January 20, it was revealed that CDLFC was under new ownership, with Hans Philippo taking over as majority shareholder and Bob Rack being named president. That announcement started a positive trend of CDLFC […]

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CDLFC Season Recap

The 2017 Cincinnati Dutch Lions concluded their season at 5-6-3 (W-L-D) on July 13. A season that did not end as anticipated from the staff and players saw many positives from previous seasons. Under the guidance of Head Coach Sid van Druenen, CDLFC were able to set club records in goals allowed and shutouts. In […]

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CDLFC Fall in WV

  Season opening opponent for CDLFC ended up being the spoilers of a season with the same result as the opener. West Virginia Chaos were able to topple CDLFC 0-1 in both matchups this season. A game that was similar to the opener, CDLFC were unable to put away any of the numerous chances that […]

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Third Straight 0-0 Draw for CDLFC

For the second time in a week, the Cincinnati Dutch Lions and Dayton Dutch Lions have played to a 0-0 draw. In between the matchups, CDLFC played the Michigan Bucks to a 0-0 draw on Saturday. The shutout for CDLFC marks a fourth straight shutout and sixth on the season. During the shutout streak, CDLFC […]

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CDLFC and Bucks Play to 0-0 Draw

  A critical matchup on Saturday night in Pontiac, Michigan between 1st place Michigan Bucks and 3rd place CDLFC finished in a 0-0 draw. The draw clinched a playoff berth for the Bucks and eliminated CDLFC from PDL postseason play. The 0-0 draw was only the second time the Bucks have been shutout this season […]

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Dutch Lions Stalemate

The second matchup of the season between the Cincinnati Dutch Lions and Dayton Dutch Lions finished with a much different scoreline than the early season match which finished 4-0 in favor of CDLFC. After 90 minutes, the two Dutch Lions squads finished with a 0-0 draw. For the second straight game, CDLFC were able to […]

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CDLFC Sink Rovers

  In the third and final matchup of the season against the Derby City Rovers, the Cincinnati Dutch Lions were able to prevail and win the series 2-1-0. For the second straight win against Derby City, CDLFC were able to put up a 3-0 scoreline. With the win, CDLFC moves to 5-5-0 on the season […]

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Win Streak Snapped in St. Louis

The two-game win streak CDLFC was riding came to an abrupt end on the road against the St. Louis Lions at the Tony Glavin Soccer Complex. In the return leg of the home-and-home pairing between non-divisional opponents evened the record at one win and one loss for each side. It took two penalty kicks and […]

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Late Winner by Sergi Lifts CDLFC

  Late game heroics from Sam Sergi gave the Cincinnati Dutch Lions their first multi-game win streak of the season. An off-and-on overcast night at Northern Kentucky University saw CDLFC beat division leaders, K-W United, 2-1. The CDLFC win levels the record to 4-4-0 and 3rd in the conference, while K-W United drops to 7-2-0. […]

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CDLFC win on Soccer Saturday

After a two-game skid, the Cincinnati Dutch Lions got back to their winning ways on Saturday afternoon. A sweltering heat took the toll on a traveling Derby City Rovers who had played a Friday evening match. Two goals from Ryan Melink and another from Jesse Dingjan saw the hosts come away with a 3-0 win […]

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Bucks Victorious Against CDLFC

The reigning 2016 Great Lakes and PDL National Champion Michigan Bucks emerged 2-0 victors over the Cincinnati Dutch Lions in front of the largest crowd at Northern Kentucky University this season. The loss sets CDLFC back to 2-3-0 while the Bucks move to 3-1-0. For the first time this season, CDLFC was unable to register […]

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CDLFC Score Two Late and Hold On for Win

  For the second straight Saturday, a battle between Lions occurred with Cincinnati Dutch Lions taking on the St. Louis Lions. Like the previous match between CDLFC and the Dayton Dutch Lions, Cincinnati came away with 3 points in the 2-1 win. Unlike the previous three matches for CDLFC, this match was not an in-division […]

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CDLFC Hot Start Not Enough Against Derby City

  Like Saturday’s matchup with Dayton was the first match in a three-game series, Cincinnati hosted Derby City Rovers on Tuesday¬†for the first of their three matches. Unfortunately for Cincinnati, the outcome was not the same and CDLFC ended up dropping the match to visitors Derby City 1-2. For the third straight game CDLFC have […]

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CDL falls despite good showing

The Cincinnati Dutch Lions FC, (0-1-0) started their 2017 season, with a 1-0 home loss, versus the West Virginia Chaos (1-1-1). After a 25 minute weather delay, the clouds cleared up, the sun came out and 300 fans where ready to watch a good game of soccer. From kick off the fans had the opportunity […]

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CDLFC to play FCC

The Cincinnati Dutch Lions FC (CDLFC) are excited to announce two events arranged in coordination with FC Cincinnati. On June 17, CDLFC will be playing Derby City Rovers at Gettler Stadium (4:00pm) on the campus of the University of Cincinnati as a pregame event before FC Cincinnati plays Charleston Battery at their home venue of […]

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Brandon Ponchak new Director of Operations

The Cincinnati Dutch Lions FC is happy to announce that Brandon Ponchak is joining the club as Director of Operations. Ponchak will be joining Technical Director Sid van Druenen and Head Coach Terry Nicholl and be mainly responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operations and club management activities. Ponchak will also join the coaching staff […]

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What is the PDL?

With the 2017 season around the corner we wanted to take some time and share with you what the PDL, the league we play in, is all about. As described on the PDL website: The PDL is the proven developmental leader in North American soccer’s evolving tiered structure, the Premier Development League features 72 franchises […]

CDLFC held Invite only Try Outs

This past Saturday, February 11th, the Cincinnati Dutch Lions FC held a invitational try out for the 2017 PDL season. Approximately 50 players attended the try out that ran from 1:00pm to 5:00pm at the Northern Kentucky University intramural fields. After registration the players where split in groups and rotated through 3 stations: a small […]

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