FC Baltimore Christos (founded as FC Baltimore 1729) was an American soccer team based in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Founded in 2018, the team played in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national amateur league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, in the Mid Atlantic Conference of the Northeast Region.[3][4]

FC Baltimore Christos
Full nameFC Baltimore Christos
Founded2018; 6 years ago (2018)
StadiumMarriotts Ridge High School
Marriottsville, Maryland
General ManagerAlex Lubyansky[1]
Head CoachLarry Sancomb[2]
LeagueUSL League Two
2023Chesapeake Division, Eastern Conference
WebsiteClub website
Current season

The team played its home games at Marriotts Ridge High School.

On November 5, 2018, the team announced a partnership with Christos FC and altered its official name from FC Baltimore 1729 to FC Baltimore Christos.[5][6][7] Following the 2021 NPSL season in which the team made the National Finals, they announced they would move to the USL League 2 from 2022. They also rebranded as simply Christos FC.

Record edit

Year-by-year edit

Year League Regular Season Playoffs U.S. Open Cup Notes
2018 NPSL 1st, Mid-Atlantic Conference Conference Final Ineligible Lost in Conference Final to FC Frederick
2019 1st, Mid-Atlantic Conference Northeast Regional Final 1st Round Lost in Northeast Regional Final to New York Cosmos B
2020 Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic[8]
2021 1st, Mid-Atlantic Conference National Semifinal Cancelled Lost in National Semifinal to Tulsa Athletic
2022 USL League Two 2nd, Chesapeake Division, Eastern Conference Conference Quarterfinal Not participated Lost in Conference Quarterfinal to Seacoast United Phantoms
2023 3rd, Chesapeake Division, Eastern Conference Did not qualify Second qualifying round

References edit

  1. ^ Front Office FC Baltimore
  2. ^ FC Baltimore Christos Announces Head Coach for 2019 Campaign - Larry Sancomb FC Baltimore
  3. ^ "USA - FC Baltimore Christos - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  4. ^ "FC Baltimore Christos". National Premier Soccer League. 2018-06-25. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  5. ^ "FC BALTIMORE LAUNCHES PARTNERSHIP WITH CHRISTOS FC". fcbaltimore1729.com. Archived from the original on 17 December 2019. Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  6. ^ "Baltimore Christos live score, schedule and results - Football - SofaScore". www.sofascore.com. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  7. ^ "FC Baltimore announces partnership with amateur club Christos FC". SoccerWire. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  8. ^ Prince-Wright, Joe (26 March 2020). "2020 NPSL season cancelled". ProSoccerTalk. NBC Sports. Retrieved 20 May 2020.