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Villa scores twice as NYCFC shuts out Orlando City

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Orlando (AFP) – Reigning MLS MVP David Villa scored twice as New York City FC posted a 3-0 victory over Orlando City, which suffered its first loss at home this season.

The former Barcelona striker opened the scoring on a first-half penalty kick, set up when Orlando’s Kaka was called for a handball.

Villa scores twice as NYCFC shuts out Orlando City

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Orlando (AFP) – Reigning MLS MVP David Villa scored twice as New York City FC posted a 3-0 victory over Orlando City, which suffered its first loss at home this season.

The former Barcelona striker opened the scoring on a first-half penalty kick, set up when Orlando’s Kaka was called for a handball.

D.C. United defeat New York City FC 2-1 for second win a row

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Lloyd Sam and Luciano Acosta scored in the second half, before United survived a late David Villa goal

D.C. United didn't exactly get a full measure of revenge on New York City FC on Saturday afternoon at RFK Stadium, but the Black-and-Red did enough to get all three points, taking down City 2-1 before 18,855.

D.C. United versus NYCFC lineup: Waiting for Acosta

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Without the diminutive playmaker, United will stick with its opening lineup

D.C. United takes its first and only road trip to New York City this Sunday, going to Yankee Stadium to face off against New York City FC. The Pigeons have a couple of names that you definitely know: Andrea Pirlo, David Villa, and Ethan White, plus a number of lesser known players that they're trying to work into a coherent whole.

Ex-Chelsea star Frank Lampard to leave New York City

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New York (AFP) Former Chelsea star Frank Lampard will leave Major League Soccer's New York City FC once his contract expires at the end of the year, the team announced Monday.

The 38-year-old English midfielder was signed by the North American league expansion squad in 2014 and scored 15 goals in 31 appearances.

GAME THREAD: New York City FC vs. Philadelphia Union

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MLS back!

UNION GAME #15
VS
Yankee Stadium, New York City, NY
Saturday, June 18, 2016
1:00 PM
TCN - Marc Zumoff and Peter Pappas
Online Streaming: MLS Live
TBG Game Preview
Know Thy Enemy: Hudson River Blue
Starting XI
Thomas McNamara, David Villa, Jack Harrison Forward Fabian Herbers
Andrea Pirlo, Andoni Iraola, Frank Lampard Midfield

Chris Pontius, Tranquillo Barnetta, Sebastien Le Toux

Brian Carroll, Warren Creavalle

Rónald Matarrita, Jason Hernandez, Frédéric Brillant, R.

Three questions with Jake Gofman from Hudson River Blues

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We spoke with Jake Gofman from Hudson River Blues, SB Nation's New York City FC blog, about what to expect from NYCFC in today's match against the Philadelphia Union.

Brotherly Game) New York City FC has been hot or cold this season - rattling off three wins in a row before going winless in four (including the 7-0 thrashing at the hands of the New York Red Bulls).

Yankee Stadium is killing New York City FC

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There are no two ways about it. New York City FC's meltdown on Sunday against the New York Red Bulls was one of the most embarrassing and least forgivable performances in MLS history.

That NYCFC got blanked 7-0 at home in a derby is shocking enough, but the manner of the team's capitulation only served to compound horrors.

Yankee Stadium is killing New York City FC

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There are no two ways about it. New York City FC's meltdown on Sunday against the New York Red Bulls was one of the most embarrassing and least forgivable performances in MLS history.

That NYCFC got blanked 7-0 at home in a derby is shocking enough, but the manner of the team's capitulation only served to compound horrors.

MLS Weekend Rewind: Week 12

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Photo by Brad Penner/USA Today Sports

The New York Red Bulls went into Yankee Stadium and thrashed Hudson River rivals New York City FC on Saturday, whilethe Portland Timbersand Orlando City SC each earned important victories in front of their home fans. Here's a closer look at all of this past weekend's MLS action:

The Philadelphia Union scored a late winner on Friday night to secure a 1-0 win over D.

Brotherly Game Daily Links 5/22/16

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Easy like Sunday morning hanging a touchdown on New York City FC.

Philadelphia Union News

Orlando City vs Montreal Impact: Final Score 2-1 as Cyle Larin's Brace Leads Lions To Victory
The Union face Orlando City in their next match on Wednesday. Here's how Orlando did in their last game.

Stumptown Breakdown: Building from the Positives Against New York City FC

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Despite the third loss in a row for the Portland Timbers, Sunday's performance against New York City FC, especially the first 60 minutes, was one of the best that the team has put together this season. Last week, we discussed here a team that looked out of sync in the attack. Against Vancouver and Dallas, runs were poorly timed, passing was not crisp, and the decision-making was not up to the usual standard that we hold the team to.

New York City moves to MLS top with Toronto draw

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New York (AFP) New York City FC moved to the top of Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference standings on Wednesday after extending their unbeaten run to five matches with a hard-fought 1-1 draw at Toronto FC.

City, fresh from a 2-1 victory over champions Portland on Sunday, took the lead through Ghanaian international Kwadwo Poku, the midfielder curling a finish past Clint Irwin on 16 minutes.

New York City moves to MLS top with Toronto draw

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New York (AFP) New York City FC moved to the top of Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference standings on Wednesday after extending their unbeaten run to five matches with a hard-fought 1-1 draw at Toronto FC.

City, fresh from a 2-1 victory over champions Portland on Sunday, took the lead through Ghanaian international Kwadwo Poku, the midfielder curling a finish past Clint Irwin on 16 minutes.

New York City FC revival gathers pace as Timbers felled

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Los Angeles (AFP) New York City FC defeated MLS Cup champions the Portland Timbers 2-1 as Patrick Vieira's resurgent side marched towards the top of the Eastern Conference standings.

Goals from former Spain international David Villa and American midfielder Tommy McNamara secured a third consecutive victory for City after Portland's Fanendo Adi had equalized.

New York City FC revival gathers pace as Timbers felled

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Los Angeles (AFP) New York City FC defeated MLS Cup champions the Portland Timbers 2-1 as Patrick Vieira's resurgent side marched towards the top of the Eastern Conference standings.

Goals from former Spain international David Villa and American midfielder Tommy McNamara secured a third consecutive victory for City after Portland's Fanendo Adi had equalized.

Portland Timbers vs. New York City FC Preview Interview

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After a rough pair of 2-1 road losses, the Portland Timbers are returning home to the cozy confines of Providence Park today to take on Eastern Conference side New York City FC. The visitors are coming to town on a three game undefeated streak and have outscored their opposition 5-2 in their last two matches.

D.C. United vs. New York City FC player ratings

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We examine the Black-and-Red's night through the wonders of subjective numbers.

D.C. United came into Sunday night with Chris Rolfe added to the injury report next to Fabian Espindola, though in theory, facing a New York City FC defense that has a few holes in it, the probability for some goals should have been certain.

Two quick second half goals see NYCFC past D.C. United

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David Villa and Khiry Shelton scored in a space of three minutes to give New York City all three points at RFK Stadium

Having picked up points in 3 of their last 4 games, D.C. United failed to keep the momentum going on Sunday night, losing 2-0 at home to New York City FC.

Alvaro Saborio had a golden opportunity to put United ahead in the first half, but the Costa Rican couldn't capitalize for his 4th goal of the season.

D.C. United vs. New York City FC staff and reader predictions

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There won't be a clean sheet, but there will be a D.C. United win—or at least that's what we're (mostly) predicting.

New York City FC are coming on down to RFK this Mother's Day, and we're feeling pretty good about D.C. United's chances. Our predictions are below, but let us know in the comments if you're feeling just as confident—or if we've all just talked ourselves into something that's totally not going to happen.

D.C. United versus New York City FC lineup: A preview of the future?

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Through injuries and suspensions, D.C. United must roll out a lineup that could be its near-term future

When D.C. United takes on New York City FC on Sunday, the formation and most of the lineup will not be in doubt. Injuries, suspensions, and the good play of certain people can basically write Ben Olsen's lineup card for him.

New York City FC slump to MLS loss as star midfielder Andrea Pirlo dropped

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New York City FC boss Patrick Vieira's shock decision to omit Italian star Andrea Pirlo from his squad failed to pay off in a 2-0 Major League Soccer defeat to the Union in Philadelphia.

Vieira on Saturday stressed that Pirlo wasn't injured, and his absence was strictly a coach's decision.

New York City FC slump to MLS loss as star midfielder Andrea Pirlo dropped

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New York City FC boss Patrick Vieira's shock decision to omit Italian star Andrea Pirlo from his squad failed to pay off in a 2-0 Major League Soccer defeat to the Union in Philadelphia.

Vieira on Saturday stressed that Pirlo wasn't injured, and his absence was strictly a coach's decision.

Player rating survey: New York City FC at Philadelphia Union April 23rd, 2016

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How did the players do? Take the survey and let us know!

Another solid win by the Philadelphia Union, easily defeating New York City FC by a score of two goals to nil. There were a ton of good performances today from the Union. Andre Blake had another shutout, Tranquillo Barnetta and Sebastien Le Toux each notched an assist, while CJ Sapong and Chris Pontius both tallied goals.

Match 7: Philadelphia Union vs. New York City FC

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Everything you need to know about the Philadelphia Union's match with New York City FC, from previews to recap and analysis.

Philadelphia Union vs New York City FC
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Talen Energy Stadium - Chester, Pennsylvania
Kick off @ 4pm - Gates open @ 2:30pm
Broadcast - 6abc and MLSLive

Ignoring how early in the season it is, the fact that both of these sides are currently residing in the playoff spots in the East is a bit of a surprise.

Three questions with Hudson River Blue

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We spoke with Jake Gofman of Hudson River Blue, SB Nation's New York City FC blog, about the upcoming match between the Union and NYCFC.

Brotherly Game) It's New York City FC's second season. The newness should have worn off by now - what are the expectations for the sophomore season, and is the team living up to those expectations thus far?

Major League Soccer

Villa extends New York City MLS stay

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New York (AFP) – David Villa has extended his stay in Major League Soccer for at least another season after inking a deal through to the end of 2018, New York City FC announced on Wednesday.

The former Spain and Barcelona star, who joined the club in 2014 and is the reigning league Most Valuable Player, said remaining in New York was a straightforward decision.

Villa extends New York City MLS stay

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New York (AFP) – David Villa has extended his stay in Major League Soccer for at least another season after inking a deal through to the end of 2018, New York City FC announced on Wednesday.

The former Spain and Barcelona star, who joined the club in 2014 and is the reigning league Most Valuable Player, said remaining in New York was a straightforward decision.

Man City confirm deal to buy Uruguayan club

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London (AFP) – Manchester City’s owners have confirmed their purchase of Uruguayan club Atletico Torque as the Abu Dhabi-based investors add to their growing portfolio.

City’s parent company, City Football Group (CFG), announced second tier Atletico will become part of their global network of clubs.

Man City confirm deal to buy Uruguayan club

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London (AFP) – Manchester City’s owners have confirmed their purchase of Uruguayan club Atletico Torque as the Abu Dhabi-based investors add to their growing portfolio.

City’s parent company, City Football Group (CFG), announced second tier Atletico will become part of their global network of clubs.

Orlando City capitalize on NYCFC mistake to come from behind and draw

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NEW YORK Capitalizing on an opponent's mistake can change the outcome of a game. Orlando City just reminded everyone ofthat.

Kevin Molino scored a last-gasp goal to help Orlando City rally from two goals down in a 2-2 road draw with New York City FC on Sunday.

Major Link Soccer - Hungry Clint Dempsey

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As he prepares for Copa America (and the rest of the MLS season), Clint Dempsey still has a "crazy hunger" to continue to compete.

MLS Scores

There were two MLS matches last night. In the first match, Toronto FC and New York City FC each scored once in the first half to result in a 1-1 draw.

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FC Barcelona plants flag on US soil with opening of New York City office

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FC Barcelona recently opened its first office in the United States to help promote the team and its business interests on the North American continent.

The U.S. corporate office, located on the 20th floor of 250 Park Avenue in New York City,represents a key step toward implementing its 2016-2021 strategic growth plan.

FC Barcelona plants flag on US soil with opening of New York City office

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FC Barcelona recently opened its first office in the United States to help promote the team and its business interests on the North American continent.

The U.S. corporate office, located on the 20th floor of 250 Park Avenue in New York City,represents a key step toward implementing its 2016-2021 strategic growth plan.

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Generation adidas Cup Day 2: Union U16s Blast Revs

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Didn't make the trek to rain soaked Chester? We did. Your Generation adidas Cup recap is below

Matt Ralph asked me to fill in for the second day of Generation Adidas Cup qualifying. I did. Here's what happened from a goal filled Saturday.

Orlando City v New York City FC:
Saturday started off with a bang.

Houston Dynamo vs New York City FC: How to watch, lineups and more

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Houston host NYCFC in this Friday night matchup.

Who

Houston Dynamo vs New York City FC

What

Houston play New York who are already a lock for the MLS Playoffs. This game will be the NYCFC's first visit to Houston. The Dynamo are looking for their third straight win.

Where

BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, TX

When

Friday, September 30 at 7 pm CT

How to watch

UniMás

CBS Sports Radio 650 AM

Radio.

Philadelphia Union

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Matchday 15/16

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There were lots of all three from the Philadelphia Union's matches against New York City FC and the Chicago Fire.

Its been too long, lets just talk about the week that was for the Philadelphia Union.

The Good: Views of number 6

Roland Alberg is my moon and my stars and I will love him until the world explodes.

Preview: New York City FC Visits Talen Energy Stadium

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The Philadelphia Union will be hosting NYCFC just once this season as the two match up for the first of their two total meetings. Both teams are favoring better than in their meetings last season, but points are important for both in this clash of regional rivals.

Philadelphia Union vs New York City FC
Saturday, April 23, 2016
Talen Energy Stadium - Chester, Pennsylvania
Kick off @ 4pm - Gates open @ 2:30pm
Broadcast - 6abc and MLSLive

Ignoring how early in the season it is, the fact that both of these sides are currently residing in the playoff spots in the East is a bit of a surprise.

The Rest

Portland Timbers vs. New York City FC: How to Watch, Previews, Match Chat [4:30]

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The Portland Timbers are hosting New York City FC today, returning home after a pair of road losses last week took the wind out of their sails and looking to get back on course for a post-season berth.

Previews

Preview Interview: "In year two of the NYC FC experience, we have several players that are beginning to mesh well around a Villa-centric attack.

Talen Energy Stadium GM speaks on security incident

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Despite ugliness with New York City FC supporters, the Union aren't moving away support.

I was able to ask Mike Scanlon, the General Manager of Talen Energy Stadium, some questions via email regarding the incident between several New York City FC and Philadelphia Union fans where bottles were thrown and people escorted from the stadium.