Tag Archive | Maxi Moralez

New York CIty FC Suffers Tough 2-1 Loss to Minnesota United

New York City FC embarked on their first-ever trip to Minnesota with their passport to the MLS Playoffs freshly-stamped following a 2-0 midweek win over Chicago. Domènec Torrent made five changes to his lineup, bringing in Eloi Amagat, Jo Inge Berget, Alexander Callens, Valentin Castellanos and Sebastien Ibeagha. Facing off against a Minnesota side who proved […]

Playoff bound New York City FC gets back on Winning Track with 2-0 Decision over Chicago Fire

Domènec Torrent’s men entered this showdown with Chicago knowing that a tie would be enough to sure up a place in the postseason. However, perhaps even more pressing, was the need to grab all three points following a poor run of results, even if performances had improved over the past four. Ebenezer Ofori, James Sands […]

New York City FC earn 1-1 Draw with DC United

England and Spain’s record goal scorers had only shared a field in their storied careers on one previous occasion until Saturday’s showdown in the BX. Last time Wayne Rooney and David Villa lined up in a tunnel together, it was the 2011 UEFA Champions League final at Wembley and the day ended with a winners’ […]

New York City FC Suffers tough 2-0 loss to the Philadelphia Union

City looked to tighten the race for the Supporters Shield against Atlanta and New York Red Bulls in the City of Brotherly Love, but were left looking for answers after a promising start in the first half. Head Coach Domenéc Torrent tinkered with both the attack and defense, starting Jo Inge Berget alongside the duo […]

Sounders stop New York City FC Momentum with 3-1 loss

NYCFC kicked off one of their toughest road games of 2018 aiming to extend a run of 398 minutes without conceding a goal in MLS play.   Domènec Torrent’s men rarely looked in danger over the course of the first half, starting strong and asking questions of the Sounders’ backline from the first kick.   […]

New York City FC Earns 2-0 Victory over Orlando City SC

Aiming to win on the road for the first time since the end of March and continue a three-game winning-streak, NYCFC were close to taking the lead with just four minutes on the clock. It was Maxi Moralez pressing which created the opportunity as he ran down the last defender and got the jump, forcing […]

New York City FC continues strong showing with 2-0 victory over Columbus Crew

Following hot on the heels of the three-goal second half explosion vs. Montreal on Wednesday, Torrent would have wanted his charges to pick up right where they left off in their third home game inside a week. However, it was Columbus who were asking all of the early questions, forcing Sean Johnson into a double […]