Author Archives: Michael N.

Klinsmann addresses culture, style, youth development in first remarks as coach

By MIKE NASTRI NEW YORK — The U.S. Soccer Federation did not just hire the 35th head coach in national team history, but it perhaps altered the direction of the entire national team program. Jurgen Klinsmann, the first foreign-born U.S. … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team | 226 Comments

Must-See Goal: Brad Rusin

Must See Goal: Brad Rusin
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Posted in Americans Abroad, Must-See Goals | 32 Comments

Red Bulls tie Arsenal, Win Emirates Cup

The New York Red Bulls surprised many supporters and maybe even themselves with a tie against English juggernaut, Arsenal. The draw clinched the Emirates Cup for New York beating out Boca Juniors, Paris Saint-Germain and hosts Arsenal for the European preseason prize.
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Posted in European Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls | 102 Comments

SBI All-Star Spotlight: Brad Davis

SBI All-Star Spotlight: Brad Davis
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Posted in MLS All-Star Game, MLS- Houston Dynamo | 2 Comments

SBI All-Star Spotlight: Nick LaBrocca

SBI All-Star Spotlight: Nick LaBrocca
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Posted in MLS All-Star Game, MLS- Chivas USA | 3 Comments

Red Bulls demolish Toronto FC

After a miserable May and June that included just one win, the New York Red Bulls showed what they can do with a nearly full-strength side.

The Red Bulls overcame a promising start from Toronto FC before finding a good attacking rhythm and dismantling the visitors from Canada in a 5-0 dismantling on Wednesday night.

Thierry Henry and Luke Rodgers each scored in their return to the lineup, while Joel Lindpere continued his hot play with the third goal of the match and assists on both of Juan Agudelo’s match-concluding goals.
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Posted in MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Toronto FC | 47 Comments