NYCFC look to part ways with Diskerud

by JACK HAZZARD After spending a year on the bench, Mix Diskerud is preparing to leave New York City FC. In an interview with MLSsoccer.com Tuesday morning, Vieira commented on Diskerud’s situation. “He is looking for playing time,” Vieira said. “We are having a discussion with him and try to find the best way to satisfy Mix…

Empire of Soccer: NYCFC look to part ways with Diskerud


David Villa says he won't be going on loan to Sporting Gijon

Photo by Kim Klement/USA Today Sports New York City FC’s David Villa just won the MVP award, and despite reported European interest for a short loan spell, the Spaniard is staying at home. Mundo Deportivo reported that Sporting Gijon, Villa’s first club, was interested in bringing him back on a short-term loan during the MLS…

SBI Soccer: David Villa says he won’t be going on loan to Sporting Gijon


Amid European Interest, NYCFC Push For Full Transfer Value For Ronald Matarrita

New York City FC are looking to complete the purchase of Ronald Matarrita’s rights from former club Alajuelense in the coming days. NYCFC only acquired half of his rights last season for $525,000, with the other half still belonging to his former club.The renewed push to buy out all of Matarrita’s transfer rights comes amid increased…

NYCFC Nation: Amid European Interest, NYCFC Push For Full Transfer Value For Ronald Matarrita


New York City FC striker David Villa rules out Sporting Gijon loan

Watch some of David Villa’s best moments from his 2016 MVP season. New York City FC captain David Villa has denied claims he will return to hometown club Sporting Gijon to play on loan in the New Year. El Mundo Deportivo recently claimed that La Liga side Sporting are considering strengthening their attacking line by…

ESPN FC: New York City FC striker David Villa rules out Sporting Gijon loan


Mix Diskerud and New York City FC looking to part ways – Patrick Vieira

ESPN FC’s Alejandro Moreno gives his take on why more MLS players voted for David Villa than Sebastian Giovinco for MVP. New York City FC manager Patrick Vieira has said that the team are working with Mix Diskerud in order to find a suitable arrangement for the club and player to part ways. Diskerud, 26,…

ESPN FC: Mix Diskerud and New York City FC looking to part ways – Patrick Vieira


Diskerud's NYCFC future remains in doubt as club looks to add new pieces

Photo by Brad Penner/USA TODAY Sports Mix Diskerud’s future with New York City FC has been in doubt for quite some time, and it appears that the club is still looking for a solution regarding the U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder. Speaking at David Villa’s MVP award ceremony on Tuesday, head coach Patrick Vieira said that…

SBI Soccer: Diskerud’s NYCFC future remains in doubt as club looks to add new pieces


After claiming MVP honors, Villa hopes to continue making history in MLS

Photo by Vincent Carchietta/USA TODAY Sports As a player who has won every major trophy imaginable, David Villa had nothing left to prove to the soccer world when he departed Europe in 2014. However, Villa himself felt he still had plenty left to do. The Spaniard’s ambitions took him onto his next journey: soccer in…

SBI Soccer: After claiming MVP honors, Villa hopes to continue making history in MLS


David Villa is Major League Soccer’s MVP for 2016

NYCFC’s captain received the trophy today in Tribeca. Last week, we had a sneaking suspicion. Hudson River Blue has learned that David Villa will be named MLS MVP, per a well-positioned source. #NYCFC— #VillaMaravilla (@hudsonriverblue) December 1, 2016 And today, divine soccering providence smiled down on all of us. New York City FC star man…

Hudson River Blue: David Villa is Major League Soccer’s MVP for 2016


Villa is a worthy MVP but Giovinco's absence raises process questions

David Villa says he came to MLS to continue to reach milestones in his career, not fade away into retirement. Watch as Juan Mata, Gerard Pique, Jack Harrison, and his own kids pay their respects to David Villa following his MVP win. David Villa was named MLS MVP, so take a look back at some…

ESPN FC: Villa is a worthy MVP but Giovinco’s absence raises process questions


For club and league: Why David Villa deserves MLS MVP award

Full disclosure right up front: I had David Villa third on the MVP ballot I turned in to the league. So does it bother me that New York City FC’s slightly aged but unarguably well preserved striker has now been named the league’s 21st MVP? Not one teeny bit. Perhaps Villa isn’t the obvious MVP…

Four Four Two: For club and league: Why David Villa deserves MLS MVP award