New York City FC vs. Orlando City SC Preview

|

New York City FC vs. Orlando City SC Stadium: Camping World Stadium Location: Orlando, FL Time: 7:00 EST Three players who could impact the game Cyle Larin Cyle Larin is OCSC’s powerful target forward. He already has 12 goals this season and been linked to many top European clubs this year. In five games against NYCFC […] READ MORE


A Call For Unity To San Jose Earthquakes Fans

|

Dear Fellow San Jose Earthquakes Fans, It’s been a rough four years. 2012 seems a distant memory. Our team has gone through three coaches, four DPs, a deluge of signings, and zero playoff berths. 2016 is testing our limits again as our team started off strong, but finds itself back on the outside looking in […] READ MORE


The Best Clubs for Bastian Schweinsteiger in MLS

|

Bastian Schweinsteiger has said that he will not sign with another European club after Jose Mourinho and Manchester United have cast him aside. This opens up the strong possibility that the German international midfielder makes his way to the United States. Surely, there is a team out there willing to bring a  former international star […] READ MORE


I Love L.A.: Why it’s Important that NYCFC beat LA

|

As we watched NYCFC beat LA Galaxy at Yankee Stadium on August 20th (which just happened to be my mother’s birthday, and yes, she was there, with my brother), we were reminded of a scene in the 1982 movie The Verdict, when Paul Newman’s character confronts the corrupt judge who’s basically trying to screw him […] READ MORE


Minnesota United Joins MLS, Will Begin Play in 2017

|

MLS will have two new clubs joining it’s teams in 2017. In an announcement in St. Paul, Minnesota this evening, deputy owner Dr. Bill McGuire and MLS commissioner Don Garber officially named Minnesota United as the latest to join the top tier of American soccer. They will begin play in the 2017 season. Together with […] READ MORE


L.A. Confidential: Can NYCFC beat the Galaxy?

|

Last year, New York City FC headed west for what was billed as the “Great MLS showdown between English Premier League legends, Frank Lampard and Steven Gerard”. What ensued was something less inspiring, as the Los Angeles Galaxy handed NYCFC their worst defeat of the season. Now the Galaxy are coming to Yankee Stadium, and with NYCFC […] READ MORE


Questions Remain After Aurelien Collin Head Injury

|

Questions Remain After Aurelien Collin Head Injury (HARRISON,NJ) The New York Red Bulls result from the weekend over Montreal Impact was massive. The Impact and Red Bulls came into the contest tied on points, though New York was ahead in the standings by wins and goal differential. However, the Impact have two games in hand […] READ MORE


An Analysis of the Portland Timbers 4-4-2

|

The Portland Timbers 4-4-2 formation made its debut two weekends ago against Sporting Kansas City. That match saw all pre-planned tactics thrown out the window when Diego Chara earned himself a red card within a dozen minutes. Saturday night against D.C. United, however, Caleb Porter got to break out his dual striker attack for real. […] READ MORE


NYCFC: Players Like Jack Harrison are the Way Forward

|

When New York City Football Club began their Major League Soccer journey in the spring of 2015 no one knew what to expect. Frank Lampard and David Villa filled up billboards in Times Square inviting Manhattan-based sports fans to attend MLS matches at Yankee Stadium. The initial product looked poor as the team seemed almost as […] READ MORE


Sporting KC Fell to Rivals RSL During MLS Rivalry Week

|

Sporting KC’s rivalry with Real Salt Lake is not like the other rivalries in MLS. This wasn’t born of geographic proximity or marketing, this was born of pure hatred between the players and an intense MLS Cup Final in 2013. It seemed like a fitting clash for the marketing tool that is Heineken Rivalry Week, […] READ MORE