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New York City FC Drafts Two Players in 2021 MLS SuperDraft

New York City FC  drafted defender Ben Di Rosa and midfielder Vuk Latinovich in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft. Di Rosa was selected with the #44 overall pick in the 2nd round. The University of Maryland defender started 21 matches for the Terps in 2019 and produced one goal and two assists. Latinovich was selected with the […]

New York City FC Acquires Up to $600,000 General Allocation Money from FC Cincinnati in Exchange for Ronald Matarrita

  New York City FC announced that the Club has acquired up to $600,000 in General Allocation Money (GAM) from FC Cincinnati in exchange for defender Ronald Matarrita. NYCFC will receive a guaranteed amount of $500,000 GAM, $250,000 in 2021 and $250,000 in 2022, and an additional $100,000 if certain performance-based incentives are met. The Costa Rican […]

New York City FC Acquires Up to $1.25M in General Allocation Money from Austin FC in Exchange for Alex Ring

New York City FC  announced that midfielder Alex Ring has been traded to expansion side Austin FC in exchange for up to $1.25M in General Allocation Money (GAM). The Club will receive a guaranteed amount of $750,000, with $500,000 in 2021 GAM and $250,000 in 2022 GAM, and an additional $500,000 if certain performance-based incentives are met. NYCFC Sporting Director, David Lee, said:  “Alex has been one of the most […]

New York City FC Announces Travel Plans for the Resumption of 2020 Concacaf Champions League

New York City FC will travel to Orlando, Florida on Tuesday morning, December 15, prior to the Club’s Concacaf Champions League quarterfinal match against Tigres UANL later that evening. The Club was originally scheduled to depart for Florida on Sunday, December 13, but due to three players testing positive for COVID-19 during routine testing last […]

New York City FC Acquires Goalkeeper Evan Newton on Loan From Indy Eleven for Remainder of 2020

New York City FC  announced that the Club has acquired goalkeeper Evan Newton on loan from USL Championship club Indy Eleven for the resumption of the Concacaf Champions League which begins December 15. The goalkeeper will return to Indy Eleven after the competition. Newton was named the USL 2018 Golden Glove winner during his time at FC […]

New York City FC Announces Roster Moves For 2021

New York City FC announced recently roster options ahead of the 2021 season. Five players have had their options exercised for 2021: Luis Barraza, Alexander Callens, Justin Haak, Ronald Matarrita, and James Sands. The Club declined the options for Gary Mackay-Steven and Gedion Zelalem, while Joe Scally will finalize his transfer to Borussia Monchengladbach on […]

New York City FC takes tough draw to Orlando City in the MLS Playoffs

VIDEO: New York City FC Head Coach Ronny Deila shares his thoughts after the club’s 1-1 tie with Orlando City SC in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Round of the 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs New York City FC had themselves a brilliant season after they returned from the MLS is Back Tournament. When they returned to […]