Let’s Build an MLS Roster: DPs
What's a Tifo?
If Cincinnati is going to field an MLS team next year, they are going to need a roster of players huh? Well, it turns out, MLS roster rules are a bit weird, kind of scary, and certainly confusing. There are tons of acronyms and designations that are very easy to lose track of.
That’s why I’m here to help.
Two of the Best Teams in the USL: FC Cincinnati
What are tifos? Tifo, by definition, is the Italian word for a group of supporters or the act of supporting your team. The displays that take on the same name are rooted in Italian and Eastern European soccer back in the 60s and 70s when the rise of Supporters Groups (Ultras) began.
Koch, Berding, and FC Cincinnati have put together one of the most impressive squads ever assembled by a lower division American soccer team. And in fact, I would go as far as to suggest FC Cincinnati now has not just the best squad in the USL, but two of the best squads in the USL.