It was all about the New York Red Bulls as they discarded 10-man Inter Miami with a 4-0 victory. Patryk Klimala got the party started with a smooth finish, before Omir Fernandez doubled the lead before halftime. Fabio would score a pair of headers to put the result beyond any doubt. Inter Miami didn’t do themselves any favors, losing Jorge Figal to two yellow cards inside 37 … [Read more...] about New York Red Bulls overwhelm 10-man Inter Miami in 4-0 victory
New York City took on Western Conference side FC Dallas at Red Bull Arena this past Tuesday night following back-to-back losses to the top two squads in the Eastern Conference in Nashville SC and New England Revolution. Unfortunately for the home side, the NYCFC defensive struggles continued in this game. NYCFC defensive struggles continue in 3-3 draw with FC Dallas NYCFC … [Read more...] about Defensive struggles continue for NYCFC in 3-3 draw with FC Dallas
EDITORIAL – Following a run of eight games which saw NYCFC pick up five wins, two draws, and just a single loss pushing the club into fourth place in the Eastern Conference, the Bronx Blues seem to have come crashing down with a 3-1 loss at the weekend to third place Nashville SC. NYCFC: Are They Realistic MLS Cup Contenders? Final whistle in Nashville … [Read more...] about Are NYCFC MLS Cup Contenders Realistically?
PODCAST – What’s up Internet? This week on Last Word SC Radio, Concacaf Word Cup Qualification is here! Matt is joined by Dan, Rachael, and Harvey to all things Concacaf Octagonal September fixtures. Last Word SC Radio: Concacaf Octagonal Preview We start with a Round Table of MLS talk, discussing the last two weekends of news and results. Dan drops some perspective on a few … [Read more...] about Last Word SC Radio: Concacaf Octagonal Preview
Yankee Stadium played host to a clash between two of the form teams in MLS. The New England Revolution is the team to beat at the top of the three whilst New York City FC is a joy to watch, especially going forward. Matt Turner started in goal whereas Gustavo Bou was on the bench, pair having represented the Revs at the All-Star game. Tajon Buchanan was absent from the squad … [Read more...] about Revs lose 2-0 at Yankee Stadium, are NYCFC genuine contenders?
HARRISON – Robert Beric scored after a VAR review to give the Chicago Fire its first road win of the season at the New York Red Bulls. New York created sixteen chances to Chicago’s five, and outshot them 20-9 but couldn’t find an equalizer. Loud boos from a disappointed Red Bull Arena crowd were heard at the full time whistle, the Fire now leapfrogs New York in the Eastern … [Read more...] about New York Red Bulls drop crucial points at home to Chicago Fire
YANKEE STADIUM– NYCFC and the Revs are two of the must-watch teams in MLS currently and they go head-to-head tomorrow night. After all, the pair are the front-runners when it comes to goals scored in the Eastern Conference this season. Both had their goalkeepers feature in Gregg Berhalter’s USMNT squad at the Gold Cup, and one has to say that Matt Turner and Sean Johnson are … [Read more...] about NYCFC Preview: Will the strong form of NYCFC be breached by New England?
PREVIEW – Saturday evening sees the rubber match between the New York Red Bulls and Chicago Fire. The third and final match between the two clubs, and it’s a crucial one for both before the international break. Both clubs have won against each other on home soil and are fully rested after the MLS All-Star Game and all its hijinks. So let’s take a look at how this game shapes … [Read more...] about New York Red Bulls looking to end August on a high hosting Chicago Fire
In the final minutes of the New York Red Bulls 2-0 victory over Toronto FC back in May, a then 18-year old academy product John Tolkin with a mullet came on to make his MLS debut. Since then, Tolkin, now 19 and with blonde hair, hasn’t looked back. If anything, he’s excelled and is now one of the first names on the team sheet. His latest achievement was a new personal … [Read more...] about John Tolkin is the best thing to happen this Red Bulls season