Daily Archives: December 6, 2016


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


David Villa beats Kljestan, BWP for MLS MVP award

by DAVE MARTINEZ Sacha Kljestan led the league in assists and Bradley Wright-Phillips topped the goal scoring charts. But David Villa was the focal point of New York City FC’s resurgent 2016 campaign — and that was enough to get him the nod as MLS MVP. Villa was officially awarded the Landon Donovan MLS MVP trophy…

Empire of Soccer: David Villa beats Kljestan, BWP for MLS MVP award


Potential Designated Player Targets: In Our Own Backyard

Could NYCFC look within MLS for it’s next Designated Player? When it comes to signing Designated Players, we know that New York City FC has been very keen at signing players with “name value”. First there was Frank Lampard, then David Villa, and Andrea Pirlo completed the trio. So one would expect Reyna and co.…

Hudson River Blue: Potential Designated Player Targets: In Our Own Backyard


The End Is Near: MLS Cup & NASL’s Future? / Ep 99 / Blue City Radio

Episode 99: This week Mike and Jon start on the somber note as they discuss the unfortunate loss of life in the Colombia plane crash from last week.  The conversation transitions to the story from Empire of Soccer on the New York Cosmos and their release of all their players. In the second segment the…

Blue City Radio: The End Is Near: MLS Cup & NASL’s Future? / Ep 99 / Blue City Radio