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Brazil kicks off World Cup against Croatia

Sao Paulo, Brazil (SportsNetwork.com) – The World Cup kicks off in style on Thursday as host nation Brazil battles Croatia in the opening match of Group A play at the Arena de Sao Paulo. As the host country, the pressure is squarely on the shoulder of the Brazilian squad to make good on their status as pre-tournament favorites and win ... Read More »

Cosmos Host Red Bulls in NY Derby

New York, NY (NYCosmos.com) –  The NY Cosmos host the NY Red Bulls in the fourth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Saturday, June 14. Once the final whistle sounded at Belson Stadium in Queens, New York, a mass of reporters made their way onto the field. After a few player interviews, New York Cosmos head coach Giovanni ... Read More »

Red Bull New York ends winless run at New England

(Sunday, June 8) Final Score: New York 2, New England 0 Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Gillette Stadium has been a house of horrors for the Red Bull New York franchise, but Mike Petke’s men managed to reverse their fortunes at the venue by getting a 2-0 win over the New England Revolution on Sunday. New York entered Sunday’s affair with ... Read More »

Altidore’s brace sends U.S. off in style

Jacksonville, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Jozy Altidore scored on either side of the intermission on Saturday as the United States completed a sweep of a trio of pre-World Cup matches with a 2-1 win over Nigeria at EverBank Field. Following wins over Azerbaijan and Turkey, the Americans entered the final send-off game before boarding a plane to Brazil with some lingering ... Read More »

Depleted Red Bulls travel to New England

Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Red Bull New York will have a somewhat depleted squad when it heads to Gillette Stadium to take on the New England Revolution on Sunday. The Red Bulls will be without several key players for a multitude of reasons. Thierry Henry’s absence was already known due to the Frenchman’s opposition to artificial playing surfaces, while Roy ... Read More »

USA earns friendly win over Turkey

Harrison, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The United States men’s national team continued its preparations for the 2014 World Cup on Sunday by notching a 2-1 win over Turkey in a friendly at Red Bull Arena. Fabian Johnson scored his first international goal midway through the opening half to put the Americans in front, while Clint Dempsey was handed a gift in ... Read More »

Sporting, RBNY finish level at Sporting Park 1-1

(Tuesday, May 27th) Final Score: New York 1, Kansas City 1 Kansas City, KS (SportsNetwork.com) – Antonio Dovale and Bradley Wright- Phillips exchanged tallies on Tuesday as Red Bull New York and Sporting Kansas City played to a 1-1 draw at Sporting Park. Sporting entered the match hoping to snap a three-match winless run, and despite missing defender Matt Besler ... Read More »

Red Bull New York aims to return to winning ways

Kansas City, KS (SportsNetwork.com) – Both Red Bull New York and Sporting Kansas City will be eager to get back to winning ways on Tuesday when the two sides square off at Sporting Park. New York has lost its last three games to slip to sixth in the Eastern Conference, while Sporting has managed to claim just one point from ... Read More »

Cosmos Stun Rowdies 4-3

The New York Cosmos strengthened their hold on first place in the North American Soccer League standings with a stunning 4-3 victory over previously undefeated Tampa Bay. New York overcame a 3-1 first half deficit by scoring three unanswered goals, two of which came just two minutes apart in the second half. The winning goal, coming in the 82nd minute ... Read More »