Tag Archive | Soccer

New York City FC Acquires Midfielder Tony Rocha

New York City FC has acquired midfielder Tony Rocha from Orlando City SC in exchange for the Club’s fourth round draft pick in the 2019 MLS Draft. Rocha joins NYCFC after spending the past three seasons with Orlando City SC making 23 appearances and tallying four assists for the Orlando City first-team between loan spells […]

New York City FC Submit Protected List for MLS Expansion Draft

 New York City FC have today submitted their Protected List ahead of Tuesday’s MLS Expansion Draft. The draft will take place on Tuesday, December 11 at 2pm ET and FC Cincinnati can make up to five picks to help build out the team’s roster for their inaugural 2019 season. In addition to the 11 players […]

David Villa Departs New York City Football Club

 Bringing the curtain down on an incredible four years with New York City Football Club, David Villa will leave NYCFC at the end of his contract on December 31, 2018. The Club’s first-ever player and Captain will announce the next destination in his glittering playing career in the coming days. The Spanish World Cup winner, […]

NYCFC to Host Fan Appreciation Day at Final Game of the Regular Season on October 28th

On Sunday, October 28th, New York City FC will host Fan Appreciation Day at the Club’s final match of the regular season against the Philadelphia Union at Yankee Stadium. Fans will be able to participate in a number of special events in and around Yankee Stadium on gameday. The match begins at 4:30 pm and […]

New York City FC Re-Signs Alex Callens, Sean Johnson and Alex Ring to Long-Term Contracts

New York City FC today announced that Alex Callens, Sean Johnson and Alex Ring have all agreed to new long-term contracts with the Club. The trio will remain in New York City for 2019 and beyond after agreeing to terms on multi-year deals.   All three players, key figures in the City locker room, joined […]

‘Soccer Day’ in New York City to take place on October 15

To celebrate the opening of the next 10 New York City Soccer Initiative mini-soccer pitches, New York City FC (NYCFC) and partners (the Mayor’s Fund to Advance NYC, the U.S. Soccer Foundation, adidas and Etihad Airways) will be hosting an unprecedented ‘Soccer Day’ throughout the five boroughs of New York City on Monday, October 15. […]

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 […]