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No one really expected FC Buffalo, an amateur club with two training sessions under its belt, to pose a threat to Monarcas Morelia Premier reserves, comprised almost entirely of professionals who've developed through an academy system in Mexico. But Morelia triumphed only 2-0 on Friday at Robert E. Rich All-High Stadium as part of the Neighbor Nations Showcase, icing th…

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Here's a disclaimer: It's hard to take much away from a scoreless draw involving FC Buffalo, which trotted out only three signed players, a handful of trialists and a slew of alumni, and Daemen College, in the throes of its spring season. The exhibition match, held Friday night in Sweet Home High School, nevertheless whetted the palate for a new season of outdoor soccer…

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It's closing in on 15 years since the Buffalo Blizzard went defunct, and professional indoor soccer has become unstable and fragmented since the demise of the National Professional Soccer League. The Rochester Lancers, who debuted in the Major Indoor Soccer League in 2011, reached the division finals twice and drew between 5 and 7 thousand fans per game, ceased operations…