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His side also lacks leadership on the field despite a group that includes World Cup and MLS veterans.
When Lampard returns, Kreis will have more difficult decisions to make. But one verdict should be certain: No. 88, Kwadwo Poku, has earned his spot as a full-time player.
Thomas McNamara, David Villa and Kwadwo Poku scored second-half goals and New York City FC beat D.C. United 3-1 on Thursday night in their inaugural matchup.
After a crisp training session at SUNY Purchase, just his second since arriving from Turin late Tuesday, Pirlo offered a hopeful hint regarding his potential debut at Yankee Stadium this weekend.
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.
Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo has joined Major League Soccer club New York City FC from Juventus.
This match features two teams moving in contrary directions, compared to their inaugural rivalry match at Red Bull Arena on May 10.
Pirlo is under contract at Juventus through 2016, though the New York Post reports that he could join NYCFC in the next couple of weeks.
The Cosmos, fresh off of winning the NASL’s spring season championship, face NYCFC in round four of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Shuart Stadium on the campus of Hofstra University.
Kreis was the first player signed by RSL in 2005 and scored the franchise’s initial goal that year.
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.
David Accam scored an early first-half goal and the Chicago Fire beat 10-man New York City FC 1-0 on Friday night.
The 1-1 draw against the Philadelphia Union on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium will rank as the most disappointing result in the short history of New York City FC.
Regardless of shape or system, Shelton should be unveiled as a starter on Thursday. He injects energy to an attack with a dearth of goals in recent matches.
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.