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Brazil’s Neymar controls the ball during the World Cup Group A match against Cameroon at Estadio Nacional on June 23, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Brazil, Costa Rica To Play Friendly At Red Bull Arena On Sept. 5

The game, announced Tuesday, is on a FIFA international date, which means clubs must release players to national teams.


Jesse Marsch

Crooks: Jesse Marsch Has Lineup Decisions To Make Ahead Of Red Bulls’ Next Match

The Red Bulls will try to win their first match in three tries against the Union this season in Philadelphia on Saturday night.


Shaun Wright-Phillips of Queens Park Rangers scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Jan. 2, 2013 in London. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Red Bulls Sign Midfielder Shaun Wright-Phillips

The former England international will join up with his brother Bradley, a striker with the Red Bulls. He is eligible to play against the Philadelphia Union on Saturday.


Sean Davis of New York Red Bulls is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the second half against Chelsea during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015 in Harrison, New Jersey.The New York Red Bulls defeated Chelsea 4-2. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Bulls’ ‘B’ Squad Stuns Premier League Powerhouse Chelsea

“It was an incredible result for us as a club,” Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch said after Wednesday night’s shocker.


An image from the Red Bulls' Youth Soccer Festival in Howell, New Jersey, in June. (Photo: Steinlight Media)

Schwartz: Red Bulls’ Youth Training Program May Be Nation’s Gold Standard

It could be any field in our area — on Long Island, in Westchester or in Connecticut. Perhaps it’s in the five boroughs of the city, or maybe in New Jersey and possibly in the shadows of Red Bull Arena.


American soccer fans celebrate the U.S. women's World Cup win during a ticker-tape parade in NYC on July 10, 2015. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Crooks: U.S. Women’s World Cup Victory Transcends The Sport — And The Sexes

The legacy of the ‘15ers may be the inspiration they have provided to both the young women AND men who play the game in our country.


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.


NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 15: New York City FC fans wait for the start of the game during the inaugural game of the New York City FC as they take on the New England Revolution at Yankee Stadium on March 15, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NYCFC Vs. New York Red Bulls A Hot Ticket This Weekend

On June 28, Yankee Stadium will host the season’s second clash between New York City FC and the New York Red Bulls.


Abby Wambach of United States heads the ball during the first half of an international friendly against South Korea at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey, on May 30, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Crooks: Crazy Week In Soccer Is About To Get Even More Wild With Women’s World Cup

Admittedly, I am finding it difficult to focus on one particular soccer topic for this column. It has been an eventful week on multiple levels.


Oguchi Onyewu passes the ball for Team USA against Guatemala at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California, on July 5, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Crooks: NYCFC’s Struggles In The Air Need To Be Addressed Immediately

New York City FC has given up the first goal in nine of its 13 matches this season, in large part due to their lack of an intimidating force along their back line. That, however, could change soon.


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.


The Red Bulls’ Sacha Kljestan, center, competes for the ball as Sporting KC’s Amadou Dia and Roger Espinoza, right, look on during the game at Sporting Park on March 8, 2015 in Kansas City. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Crooks: Red Bulls’ Kljestan Has Taken An Unconventional Route To Top Of U.S. Soccer

It’s not often that a kid from southern California, playing youth soccer year-round outdoors at the highest level, would then choose to move to the East Coast for his college experience.


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.”


Chris Korb #22 and goalkeeper Bill Hamid #28 of D.C. United defend against Lloyd Sam #10 of New York Red Bulls during their match at Red Bull Arena on March 22, 2015 in Harrison, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Sam Scores In 90th Minute; New York Ties DC United 2-2

Lloyd Sam scored in the 90th minute and New York tied D.C. United 2-2 on Saturday night.


Head coach Jesse Marsch of the New York Red Bulls watches during warmups ahead of the game against the Sporting KC at Sporting Park on March 8, 2015 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Crooks: Jesse Marsch Is Doing Wonders For Red Bulls In Tough, Tough Situation

Marsch is engaging, honest and straightforward. He’s perhaps the ideal replacement for Petke in a media market that crucifies those who fail to be transparent.