Something Old, Something new: Something Red vs Something Blue

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Marriage requires work, effort and dedication through sickness and in health. So does a soccer team.  The New York City Football Club have seemingly worked through the early season hiccups with Patrick Viera’s system and are enjoying a great run of form pushing them to the top of the East.  All of that work will be put […] READ MORE


Birth of a Classical Rivalry: NYCFC vs Red Bulls

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It was a classic. Capulets and Montagues. Red verses Blue.  In the end it was as William Shakespeare wrote, “Hark, what light in yonder window breaks? It is the East and NYCFC is the sun.” (Or something like that.)  It could have been Shakespeare was thinking like the New York City Football Club fans watching […] READ MORE


NYCFC Trying To Avoid Unlucky #7 In NY Derby

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0-7. New York City FC fans have to hate the number seven.  The New York Red Bulls scored that many goal on them in the embarrassing last derby game at Yankee Stadium.  The number also holds significance in another context.  If NYCFC lose Sunday, then they will hold  an  0-7  record against New York based teams. […] READ MORE


The Fall and Rise of Frank Lampard

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Things are looking up for NYCFC with two solid wins in the last two games.  A 3-2 win at home against the Philadelphia Union and 2-0 away at the Seattle Sounders firmly places them second in the East with a derby game against Red Bulls on the horizon.  A few things stand out as to why […] READ MORE