New York City FC

Jason Kreis

Crooks: NYCFC Head Coach Jason Kreis Is Accountable For The Quit In His Team

His side also lacks leadership on the field despite a group that includes World Cup and MLS veterans.

15 hours ago

Kwadwo Poku

Crooks: Kwadwo Poku Is The Most Dynamic, Electrifying Player On NYCFC

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.

08/14/2015

Mix Diskerud of NYCFC celebrates his goal on the pitch against Orlando City SC at the Orlando Citrus Bowl on March 8, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. This was the first game for both teams and the final score was 1-1. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images)

McNamara, Villa, Poku Score In 2nd Half, NYCFC Beats United

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.

08/14/2015

Andrea Pirlo

Crooks: Will We See Andrea Pirlo This Weekend? Stay Tuned

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.

07/24/2015

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.

07/07/2015

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

David Villa

Crooks: NYCFC, Red Bulls Going In Opposite Directions Ahead Of Hudson River Derby

This match features two teams moving in contrary directions, compared to their inaugural rivalry match at Red Bull Arena on May 10.

06/26/2015

Andrea Pirlo

Report: New York City FC, Italian Star Andrea Pirlo Agree To Deal

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.

06/22/2015

U.S. Open Cup

Schwartz: NYCFC To Face Cosmos In U.S. Open Cup

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.

06/15/2015

Jason Kreis

Crooks: NYCFC-Real Salt Lake Match Holds Special Meaning For Jason Kreis

Kreis was the first player signed by RSL in 2005 and scored the franchise’s initial goal that year.

05/22/2015

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

Mix Diskerud of NYCFC celebrates his goal on the pitch against Orlando City SC at the Orlando Citrus Bowl on March 8, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. This was the first game for both teams and the final score was 1-1. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images)

Chicago Fire Beat New York City FC, 1-0

David Accam scored an early first-half goal and the Chicago Fire beat 10-man New York City FC 1-0 on Friday night.

04/24/2015

Jason Kreis

Crooks: NYCFC’s Fitness A Concern After Late Failure Against Philadelphia

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.

04/17/2015

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: NYCFC’s Shelton Should Start For Diskerud On Thursday

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.

04/13/2015

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

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