Daily Archives: September 18, 2016


MLS Week 28 Recap, Highlights: Donovan scores, Red Bulls collapse, more

by RYAN BRISTER Do you like draws? Week 28 in Major League Soccer was a testament to the notion that tied games don’t have to feel like kissing one’s sister. There were thrilling draws, late draws, and, yes, one boring, scoreless draw. The biggest draw of them all, however, took place atop the East in…

Empire of Soccer: MLS Week 28 Recap, Highlights: Donovan scores, Red Bulls collapse, more


After months on NYCFC bench, Shelton makes most of his latest opportunity

Photo by Vincent Carchietta/USA TODAY Sports As a crowd of reporters amassed around Khiry Shelton, a rogue bottle of hair gel snuck in among the microphones. It was New York City FC midfielder Mikey Lopez jumping in to interview his teammate after a game-saving goal. Question after question piled in as Shelton recounted a goal several…

SBI Soccer: After months on NYCFC bench, Shelton makes most of his latest opportunity


New York City FC 2, FC Dallas 2: Blues fight back to split points with league leaders

Gimme Shelton. An impeccable Jack Harrison cross found a soaring Khiry Shelton for a headed equalizer in the 78th minute as New York City FC drew FC Dallas Saturday evening at Yankee Stadium, 2-2. A Bronx crowd of 25,204 watched Tommy McNamara pounce on an opening goal only to see FC Dallas surge ahead through…

Hudson River Blue: New York City FC 2, FC Dallas 2: Blues fight back to split points with league leaders


Lampard picks up injury vs. Dallas, Chanot status unknown

by CHRISTIAN ARAOS The Bronx – New York City FC’s two midseason difference makers both suffered injuries within 24 hours. Maxime Chanot suffered a herniated disc in training on Friday and Frank Lampard injured his calf during Saturday’s match. Head coach Patrick Vieira said he will monitor Chanot’s recovery and will see after the weekend…

Empire of Soccer: Lampard picks up injury vs. Dallas, Chanot status unknown