This must be the place: The NYCFC Home Opener

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Last year, we were strangers. We’d seen them on the internet and on television from the peculiar purple confines of Orlando, and we’d tracked them for months, through press releases and rumour. The signing of David Villa. Of Frank Lampard. Of Mix. Of players we’d admired from the international stage, and of players we had […] READ MORE


I’m On Fire: NYCFC v Chicago, part 1

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(Editorial) – There were songs. There were chants. There were tears and fears and the gnashing of teeth. The name of the referee, the city of Chicago and even the good Lord himself was taken in vain. There were television cameras and klieg lights and beer and wings and a mighty good craic at the […] READ MORE