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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

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.

06/25/2015

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

Athletic Bilbao's defender Andoni Iraola, right, vies with Granada's Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi during a Spanish league football match at the San Mames stadium in Bilbao on Feb. 28, 2014. (RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Crooks: New York City FC Adds Pair Of Spaniards In Attempt To Solidify Back End

The initial stages of what may result in five or six player moves this summer at New York City FC began Tuesday with the addition of two outside backs from Spain.

06/16/2015

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

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)

NYCFC On 2-Game Win Streak, Edge Montreal Impact 2-1

David Villa and Kwadwo Poku each had a goal and an assist Saturday night, and New York City FC beat the Montreal Impact 3-1 for the expansion franchise’s first back-to-back wins.

06/13/2015

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis answers a question as defender Julie Johnston looks on during a press conference at Memorial Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on June 10, 2015. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Crooks: One Of Best Weeks In American Soccer History Tempered By Troubling U.S. Women

In its Women’s World Cup opener, the U.S. team was fortunate to string together three or four passes.

06/12/2015

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.

06/05/2015

Italy’s Andrea Pirlo takes a free kick during the 2014 World Cup qualifier against Bulgaria at Vasil Levski National Stadium in Sofia, Bulgaria on Sept. 7, 2012. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Report: Italian Star Andrea Pirlo Accepts Offer To Join New York City FC

If it happens, New York City FC stands to have not just the top midfield unit in Major League Soccer, but perhaps one of the better ones in the world.

06/03/2015

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.

06/01/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 15: Kelyn Rowe #11 of New England Revolution falls as Mix Diskerud #10 and Ned Grabavoy #11 of New York City FC defend in the second half against the New York City FC during the inaugural game of the New York City FC at Yankee Stadium on March 15, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.The New York City FC defeated the New England Revolution 2-0. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NYCFC Looking To Get On Track Against Houston Dynamo At Yankee Stadium

The inaugural season for New York City FC carries on with the club’s game this weekend against the Houston Dynamo.

05/29/2015

Chelsea's Didier Drogba controls the ball during the English Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge in London on April 18, 2015. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Chelsea Legend Didier Drogba Seeks Deal With NYCFC

Might two more international soccer stars be coming to MLS?

05/25/2015

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

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)

Villa Rallies NYCFC To 2-2 Tie With Chicago

David Villa set up goals at the end of each half and New York City FC tied the Chicago Fire 2-2 on Friday night at Yankee Stadium to snap a four-game losing streak and extend his winless run to nine games.

05/15/2015

Frank Lampard of Manchester City runs with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion at Etihad Stadium on March 21, 2015 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Report: NYCFC To Pay English Star Frank Lampard $6 Million Per Season

Frank Lampard will soon join an exclusive club.

05/13/2015

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