“My Decision:” Vieira explains Pirlo’s absence vs. Union


by DAVE MARTINEZ One surprise omission from New York City FC’s side against the Philadelphia Union was Andrea Pirlo. According to NYCFC boss Patrick Vieira, the reason for his absence was tactical, and ultimately, a personal decision. “I was really just choosing the best team to try to win football matches,” Vieira told reporters after…

Empire of Soccer: “My Decision:” Vieira explains Pirlo’s absence vs. Union