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Andrea Pirlo

Capellini: With The Pirlo Party Set To Begin, NYCFC Fans Are In For Quite A Ride

Some may say Andrea Pirlo’s time with New York City FC will be nothing more than a glorified farewell tour, but the truth is he still has the chops to be a headliner, at least for the time being.

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Andrea Pirlo

Italian Playmaker Andrea Pirlo Joins New York City FC

Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo has joined Major League Soccer club New York City FC from Juventus.

07/06/2015

New England Revolution v New York City FC

Crooks: MLS’ Only Authentic Derby Will Be Born When NYCFC Takes On Red Bulls

On Sunday, Major League Soccer’s only authentic derby will be born. Manchester City’s brothers from across the pond, New York City FC, will play the New York Red Bulls in Harrison, N.J.

05/08/2015

David Villa card (Credit: Topps)

Schwartz: Topps, MLS Team Up To Create ‘Healthy Habits’ Trading Cards

After partnering with MLS to produce trading cards two years ago, Topps has teamed up with MLS WORKS, the league’s community outreach initiative, to create the “Topps Healthy Habits Card.”

04/14/2015

Khiry Shelton #19 of New York City FC and Lee Nguyen #24 of New England Revolution fight for the ball in the second half during the inaugural game of the New York City FC at Yankee Stadium on March 15, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Crooks: The Organization Of Set-Piece Defending Is Critical

Set piece, set play, dead ball, restart, free kick. No matter what you call it, these often dangerous opportunities can decide the outcome of soccer matches – at every level.

04/10/2015

NYCFC fans gather at a bar near Yankee Stadium on March 15, 2015. (credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Soccer’s Back In The Boroughs: NYCFC Fans Revved Up For Home Debut

New York City has finally gotten its own Major League Soccer team, New York City FC, which began its home opener Sunday against the New England Revolution at Yankee Stadium at 5 p.m.

03/15/2015

Mike Grella in 2009 (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Red Bulls Sign Forward Mike Grella, Waive Midfielder Ian Christianson

Grella, a Long Island native, made the team after a tryout during the team’s first preseason trip to Orlando, Florida.

02/18/2015

Bobby Shuttleworth #22 of New England Revolution allows a goal by Tim Cahill #17 of the New York Red Bulls during the first half during Leg 2 of the MLS Eastern Conference game at Gillette Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Australian Midfielder Tim Cahill Leaving Red Bulls

The all-time leading goal scorer for Australia, Cahill hopes to announce his future plans soon.

02/02/2015

Slovakia's Adam Nemec celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Macedonia and Slovakia at the Filip II stadium in Skopje on November 15, 2014. (Photo credit should read ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Slovakian Forward Adam Nemec Agrees To Deal With New York City FC

Nemec has two goals in 14 international appearances. The agreement was announced Monday.

02/02/2015

Danny Welbeck of Arsenal battles with Sacha Kljestan of Anderlecht during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Arsenal FC and RSC Anderlecht at Emirates Stadium on November 4, 2014 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Red Bulls Acquire Midfielder Sacha Kljestan From Anderlecht

American midfielder Sacha Kljestan is returning to Major League Soccer with the New York Red Bulls.

01/28/2015

Felipe Martins in 2012 (Photo by Francois Laplante/Getty Images)

Impact Trade Felipe To Red Bulls For Oyongo, Alexander

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.

01/27/2015

United States midfielder Mix Diskerud (R) celebrates with United States midfielder Alejandro Bedoya (L) after scoring their first goal to equalize during the international friendly football match between the Republic of Ireland and the United States at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on November 18, 2014. (Photo credit should read PAUL FAITH/AFP/Getty Images)

Midfielder Mix Diskerud Signs With New York City FC

The 24-year-old Diskerud has five goals in 25 international appearances and was part of the U.S. under-23 team that failed to qualify for the 2012 London Olympics.

01/13/2015

Ali Curtis in 2003 (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Red Bulls Name Ali Curtis New Sporting Director

Curtis, 36, will be responsible for all soccer activities at the club, including player acquisition, scouting and oversight of the coaching staff.

12/23/2014

New York City Football Club player David Villa on September 18, 2014 (Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Orlando Hosts NYCFC March 8 In Opener For MLS Expansion Teams

The league said Friday that NYCFC plays New England on March 15 in its home opener at Yankee Stadium.

12/19/2014

Real Salt Lake defender Chris Wingert in action against the Philadelphia Union on April 12, 2014, at PPL Park in Chester, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Former St. John’s Star Chris Wingert Is Coming Home, Joins NYCFC

Last Wednesday was a hectic and whirlwind day for Chris Wingert.

12/15/2014

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