Major League Soccer
Since the Yankees own a stake in the New York City Football Club, a site on East 153rd Street and River Avenue could keep the team close to home.
Major League Soccer and its players’ union are partnering in an anti-discrimination campaign, a move less than a month after Robbie Rogers signed with the Los Angeles Galaxy and became the first openly-gay male athlete to play in a major U.S. professional league.
Rogers made history on Sunday night when he became the first openly gay male athlete to play in a U.S. professional league, making his Major League Soccer debut with the Los Angeles Galaxy.
The Red Bulls drew 2-2 with Columbus and their 5-0-3 run is their best since 2003.
The Yankees are partnering with Manchester City to own Major League Soccer’s 20th team, which will be called New York City Football Club and plans to start play in the 2015 season.
The 38-year-old Beckham, who recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-Germain, said Thursday he will retire after the season.
The league and New York City have been involved in negotiations to build a stadium on a 10-acre site in the Flushing Meadows park. A team there would start play in 2016 and be rivals of the New York Red Bulls, who play in Harrison, N.J.
Thierry Henry found the game-winner as the Red Bulls finally won their first game of the MLS season.
The Red Bulls are still searching for their first win of the season.
In New York, just making the playoffs isn’t good enough but Backe did far more good for the club. He deserved one more year.
The Red Bulls defeated the Union 3-0 on Saturday and have virtually wrapped up third place in the MLS East.
Thierry Henry dominated Toronto FC as the Red Bulls’ star had a goal and three assists in New York’s 4-1 victory.
Thierry Henry scored two important goals as the Red Bulls defeated the Columbus Crew on Saturday.
The Red Bulls drew 1-1 with first place Sporting Kansas City on Sunday.
The Red Bulls and Toronto F.C. played out a 1-1 draw at BMO Field on Saturday.