Major League Soccer and its players’ union have agreed in principle to a new CBA, establishing free agency for the first time and averting a possible strike ahead of Friday’s season opener.
Grella, a Long Island native, made the team after a tryout during the team’s first preseason trip to Orlando, Florida.
Generally, a new general manager or sporting director is given clearance to bring in his own people, but in his case Ali Curtis found himself in a tough spot.
The all-time leading goal scorer for Australia, Cahill hopes to announce his future plans soon.
American midfielder Sacha Kljestan is returning to Major League Soccer with the New York Red Bulls.
Felipe was pulled aside by Montreal coach Frank Klopas ahead of practice Tuesday and told he was headed to New York. The 24-year-old Brazilian was a regular in Montreal’s lineup since the team joined Major League Soccer three years ago.
It’s been an offseason of nothing but smiles and cheers from Cosmos Country, a far cry from what Red Bulls and NYCFC fans have had to endure.
Joining the league are Orlando City FC and New York City FC, who will face off at the Citrus Bowl for their debut game on March 8. NYCFC will play its home games at Yankee Stadium.
The move came two weeks after Ali Curtis was hired to replace Andy Roxburgh as the team’s sporting director.
Bye, Rex Ryan. Hello, Odell Beckham. Let’s take a look at the good, bad and everything in between of this year in local sports.
When we look back at 2014, these are some of the games — not to mention stock-car races, tennis finals and golf rounds — we’ll remember the most.
Curtis, 36, will be responsible for all soccer activities at the club, including player acquisition, scouting and oversight of the coaching staff.
Former Arsenal, France and Red Bulls striker Thierry Henry announced his retirement on Tuesday, ending a 20-year career in which he earned a place in the pantheon of modern greats.
It was as improbable a love story as has ever been written in New York City sports, an enigmatic Frenchman and a city that wants passion from its stars.
Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.
Photos from the Galaxy’s 1-0 win over the Red Bulls at Red Bull Arena.
Photos from Rafael Marquez’s debut with the New York Red Bulls.
Red Bulls defeat Manchester City 2-1 at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.
New York Red Bulls vs. Tottenham Hotspur at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.