Author Archives: Dave Martinez

Petke’s first coaching experience taking a path Kreis knows well

As Mike Petke embarks on his first pro head coaching job, another MLS coach watches on and sees a very familiar path. Continue reading »

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Stover discusses Cosmos’ stadium proposal

New York Cosmos COO Erik Stover opens up about the club’s plans for a 25,000-seat stadium set to open in 2016. Continue reading »

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Wynalda, Meola not in the running for RBNY head coaching job

BY DAVE MARTINEZ With two months remaining before the start of the season, the New York Red Bulls are still without a head coach. Many options have been discussed – both domestic and European – but none have been confirmed. … Continue reading »

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After club success and national team struggles in 2012, Altidore seeks consistency in new year

Jozy Altidore has enjoyed a dream 2012 for AZ Alkmaar, but has struggled to find consistency with the U.S. Men’s National Team. As the new year approaches, Altidore seeks consistency on both fronts in 2013. Continue reading »

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McCarty on USMNT radar after strong 2012 MLS season

BY DAVE MARTINEZ Though he may not have won the Red Bulls team MVP award last season, Dax McCarty certainly didn’t go unrecognized. After putting in perhaps his strongest year as a pro, the Florida native has drawn attention from … Continue reading »

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Cosmos make Mendes the team’s first player signing

BY DAVE MARTINEZ The last remaining Metrostar is now the first New York Cosmos player of the modern era. The Cosmos have officially signed former Red Bull defender Carlos Mendes. Mendes, who will be 32 at months end, is a … Continue reading »

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Garber, MLS make first public pitch for a stadium in NYC

Don Garber and MLS gave their first public pitch for an expansion team in New York City on Tuesday night. We run down all the details. Continue reading »

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Meola interested in returning to RBNY as coach

Legendary American goalkeeper Tony Meola wants to get into pro coaching, and is hoping to start that career with his hometown New York Red Bulls. Continue reading »

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Report: Houllier reaches out to Brazilian midfielder Juninho Pernambucano

Red Bulls boss Gerard Houllier has reportedly reached out to Juninho Pernambucano about a potential move to MLS Continue reading »

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With visa in sight, Rodgers eyes return to RBNY

Luke Rodgers has spent 2012 wishing he could return to the New York Red Bulls, but now that he appears ready to overcome the hurdle that kept him out of MLS this season, Rodgers finds himself trying to return to a team currently in a state of flux: Continue reading »

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Solli, Tainio and Keel let go as RBNY shed nearly half their roster

Teemu Tainio, Jan Gunnar Solli and Stephen Keel were among the ten players who the New York Red Bulls chose not to renew contracts with, meaning they are all available in today’s MLS Waiver Draft. Continue reading »

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Red Bulls cut ties with four players

BY DAVE MARTINEZ A week to the day of their epic playoff ouster against D.C. United, the Red Bulls have capped off the firing of Hans Backe and the arrival of Sporting Director Andy Roxburgh with the offseason’s first four … Continue reading »

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