Category: Birmingham Hammers

Knoxville Force vs Birmingham Hammers – Ain’t No Holiday Road

Pack your bags folks. The Boys in Red are road-tripping to Knoxville this weekend. The shadows of the Smoky Mountains beckon. But this ain’t no Holiday Road. The Hammers (0-0-1) take on the Knoxville Force (0-0-1) with the mission of atoning two losses from last year’s exhibition season. With three points in the NPSL Southeast…

Chattanooga wins on the field, Soccer in the City of Birmingham wins off the Field

Chattanooga FC (1-0-0) traveled to Birmingham to take on the Hammers (0-0-1) in the opening match of the 2016 NPSL regular season. The result was befitting of the action on the field. The reigning NPSL Southeast Conference Champs controlled possession much of the game, but had a hard time breaking down the bunkered lines of the Birmingham Hammers.…

A Rivalry is Born: Georgia Revolution FC vs Birmingham Hammers

There is plenty at stake as the Birmingham Hammers travel to Conyers, GA this weekend. Georgia Revolution FC (pre-season 2-0-0) play host to the Birmingham Hammers (pre-season 1-0-0) in this inter-conference derby on Saturday evening. Being billed as the I-20 Cup, the two squads look to settle years of this southern civic rivalry in the first leg…

Video Review: Hammers vs. Sandy Springs FC

The highlights below are courtesy of the Sandy Springs Football Club. You can find the video on their YouTube channel here as well as on their Facebook page here. It’s a great quality video and thank you for capturing the images. And for the readers of the Birmingham Backline, I encourage you to give Sandy Springs FC a follow on Facebook. Support…