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NYCFC Rings In New Captain

NYCFC Rings In New Captain

NEWS FROM NYCFC New York City FC is happy to announce that midfielder Alex Ring has been named Captain of the First Team. The Finnish midfielder has worn the armband on various occasions over the past two seasons and will […]

by · February 7, 2019 · Sports
Romanian Star Signs With NYCFC

Romanian Star Signs With NYCFC

 New York City FC today announced that Alexandru Mitriță has joined the Club as a Designated Player on a permanent transfer from Romanian Liga I club Universitatea Craiova pending receipt of ITC/Visa.  The 23-year-old Romanian international, who can play as an […]

by · February 4, 2019 · Sports
NYCFC Signs Another Prominent Player

NYCFC Signs Another Prominent Player

New York City FC sign Juan Pablo Torres   New York City FC have signed midfielder Juan Pablo Torres to a multi-year contract from Belgian First Division A club KSC Lokeren, pending the receipt of International Transfer Certificate (ITC). A 19-year […]

by · January 27, 2019 · Sports
Ebenezer Ofori Returns on Loan for New York City FC

Ebenezer Ofori Returns on Loan for New York City FC

NEWS FROM NYCFC Ebenezer Ofori Returns on Loan for New York City FC New York City FC are pleased to welcome back Ebenezer Ofori on a season-long loan from VfB Stuttgart ahead of the 2019 season. The Ghanaian international midfielder […]

by · January 22, 2019 · Sports
Tom McNamara of the NYCFCscores the winning goal that beats San Jose 2-1. (Photo credit: Gary Quintal)

NYCFC SUPER DRAFT PICKS

NEWS FROM NYCFC  NYCFC selected goalkeeper Luis Barraza (Marquette University) with the 12th overall pick and defender Abdi Mohamed (University of Akron) with the 43rd overall pick in the MLS SuperDraft 2019 Friday afternoon in Chicago. City acquired the 12th overall pick from […]

by · January 11, 2019 · Sports
Nov 4, 2018; New York, NY, USA; New York City FC forward David Villa (7) attempts dribbles past Atlanta United defender Julian Gressel (24) during the second half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

Villa Run Concludes With NYCFC

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor David Villa has ended his successful run with NYCFC. The MLS football club released a statement Wednesday afternoon that became official and thanked the captain for his time and leadership that helped NYCFC reach the […]

by · November 28, 2018 · Sports
Nov 11, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta United defender Franco Escobar (2) and New York City midfielder Yangel Herrera (30) get tangled in the first half in the Eastern Conference semifinal at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

NYCFC Falls Short In Semifinals

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Sunday evening NYCFC saw their season come to an end after a 3-1 loss to Atlanta in the Eastern Conference semifinals of the MLS playoffs. This was the third consecutive year that NYCFC failed to […]

by · November 12, 2018 · Sports
Nov 4, 2018; New York, NY, USA; New York City FC forward David Villa (7) attempts dribbles past Atlanta United defender Julian Gressel (24) during the second half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

NYCFC Fails To Shake Bad Habits

By Carlos De Jesus IV  History would prove difficult to rewrite for 2018’s NYCFC, with a 1-0 loss Sunday night at Yankee Stadium against Atlanta United showcasing a relapse into past habits. Both teams entered the Sunday night MLS East […]

by · November 5, 2018 · Sports
Oct 31, 2018; Bronx, NY, USA; New York City defender Alexander Callens (6) and defender Anton Tinnerholm (3) and midfielder Yangel Herrera (30) ceelbatrets after goal during the second half against the Philadelphia Union at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

NYCFC Advances To Semifinal Round

By Carlos DeJesus IV & Rich Mancuso NYCFC is headed to the MLS Eastern Conference Semifinals for the third straight year and got there with a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Union Wednesday evening at Yankee Stadium in the knockout […]

by · November 1, 2018 · Sports
Oct 28, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Philadelphia Union forward Cory Burke (19) attempts a header defended by New York City defender Ben Sweat (2) during the first half at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

NYCFC Finale Leads To Playoff Momentum

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Of course this NYCFC team would prefer a bye in the first round of the MLS playoffs a position they were in two consecutive years. Instead they host a first round  knockout game at Yankee […]

by · October 29, 2018 · Sports
NYCFC Medina Named MLS Player Of Week

NYCFC Medina Named MLS Player Of Week

NEWS FROM NYCFC New York City FC forward Jesús Medina was voted the Alcatel Major League Soccer Player of the Week by the North American Soccer Reporters (NASR) for Week 20 of the 2018 MLS season. NYCFC defeated Montreal Impact 3-0 […]

by · July 17, 2018 · Sports
NYCFC -Red Bulls: The New York Sports Rivalry

NYCFC -Red Bulls: The New York Sports Rivalry

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Over 30,000 enthusiastic soccer fans witnessed their World Cup Sunday evening at Yankee Stadium and when NYCFC and the Red Bulls of New Jersey meet in a match known as the Hudson River Derby they […]

by · July 9, 2018 · Sports
Jun 24, 2018; New York, NY, USA; New York City head coach Domenec Torrent looks on during the second half against Toronto FC at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

New Coach And A Win For NYCFC

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Look at this 2-1 win as one more step for NYCFC in their goal to the MLS championship. At Yankee Stadium Sunday afternoon, a win over defending MLS Cup Champion Toronto FC was more significant […]

by · June 25, 2018 · Sports
Jun 17, 2017; Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso (6) and New York City FC midfielder Yangel Herrera (30) slide across the field going after the ball during the second half at Yankee Stadium. Credit: Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

Fifty Goals for New York’s Finest: David Villa

By Lenny Ortiz The New York weather did its best Seattle weather impression as Saturday afternoon was a complete washout. However, the rainy weather would not slow down David Villa on his quest for his 50th MLS goal with a […]

by · June 18, 2017 · Sports
David Villa, NYCFC

NYCFC MEDIA DAY: DAVID VILLA AND ANDREA PIRLO TAKE INITIATIVE

By Luis Vazquez It’s not necessary for an athlete to know a language that is not native to him to play professional soccer at a high level. Many foreign players have come to MLS of which many did not feel […]

by · March 10, 2017 · Sports