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MLS will have a new team in 2015. New York City FC will be majority owned by Premier League Manchester City and partially funded with investment from the New York Yankees. A global sports mega-brand is in the offing. Read Tuesday's press release here. Show More Summary
As part of the deal where the New York Yankees are part owner of the New York City Football Club with Manchester City, the Yankees could play a Major League Baseball game at City’s Etihad Stadium, reports The Telegraph newspaper tonight. Show More Summary
The announcement in the New York Times of a Major League Soccer team owned by Manchester City of the English Premier League and the New York Yankees made headlines on Tuesday afternoon, raising the stakes for soccer and sports in an already crowded New York sports business landscape. Show More Summary
It's a big day for Major League Soccer, as the league has announced that it will be adding a 20th team for the start of the 2015 season in New York City. Manchester City FC and the New York Yankees have teamed up to bring us the club that will be known as New York City Football Club (or, presumably, NYC FC). Show More Summary
Two of the world’s most prominent sports franchises have joined forces to bring a new Major League Soccer club to New York. The New York Yankees and Manchester City Football Club announced today that they will scrape together the necessary funds to launch the 20th MLS team, with plans to begin play in a yet-to-be-identified Gotham venue in 2015. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees (28-16) padded their AL East lead with a 6-4 victory in Monday's back-and-forth, extra-inning thriller against the Baltimore Orioles (23-21). The division rivals go at it again Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. ET on the MLB Network, and Bleacher Report's live blog will provide play-by-play and unique insight into the matchup. Show More Summary
The Yankees are extending their reach into the world of soccer. The team will be co-owners of an MLS squad called the New York City Football Club expected to play its first game in 2015, reports the Guardian. The Yanks will own about a quarter of the club, with the...
The news that Manchester City and the New York Yankees are partnering to bring a new Major League Soccer franchise to Queens is great news for New Yorkers who want to watch the beautiful game without crossing the Hudson. But it's somewhat...Show More Summary
MLS has announced its 20th team: New York City FC, which will begin play in 2015, in a yet-to-be-determined stadium. It'll be owned by Manchester City, in partnership with the New York Yankees. It will be sponsored by oil and evil. Read more...
Tuesday, May 21 New York Yankees @ Baltimore Orioles (MLBN 7PM) Bob Costas, John Smoltz, Tom Verducci [Alt: Rays @ Blue Jays] Wednesday, May 22 Cincinnati Reds @ New York Mets (MLBN 1PM) Local Broadcast [Alt: Dodgers @ Brewers] Chicago...Show More Summary
Manchester City and the New York Yankees are teaming up in the American soccer market. Their joint venture, New York City Football Club ( NYCFC ), is set to become Major League Soccer's 20th team, and while that might mean the league now has a super villain, it also means unprecedented investment is heading to MLS. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees have teamed up with Manchester City FC to acquire Major League Soccer’s 20th expansion club, New York City FC (NYCFC). MLS commissioner Don Garber originally announced the league’s plans to create a 20th franchise in May of 2010, and after three years a deal is officially done. New York City FC is expected to begin [...]Show More Summary
MLS now has an official heel.
English soccer giants Manchester City have teamed up with the New York Yankees to buy MLS expansion team called New York City FC. The deal is worth $100 million, ESPN's Roger Bennet reports. Man City will be the majority owners. The Yankees have an undisclosed minority stake. Show More Summary
Major League Soccer has announced a partnership between English Premier League club Manchester City and Major League Baseball's New York Yankees to create the soccer league's 20th expansion franchise, according to MLSSoccer.com. According to the report, the club will be named New York City Football Club. Show More Summary
Major League Soccer has announced that Manchester City and New York Yankees have partnered together to launch New York City Football Club, MLS’s 20th team that is expected to begin play in 2015. Manchester City will be the majority owner...Show More Summary
The New York Yankees are going to be part owners of a new Major League Soccer team in New York City with the English Premier League’s Manchester City. It will be the 20th team in the league and the expansion fee is $100 million, according to sources familiar with the transaction. The most recent expansion [...]
During a young season in which five different players have made their major league debut for the team, it isn't easy to determine which player on the New York Yankees is deserving of more playing time. Because frankly, the Bronx Bombers are fortunate to be fielding any sort of team at this point. Show More Summary
CC Sabathia went 0-2 with a 6.38 ERA in three starts at Oriole Park at Camden Yards last season, which is important to consider when making your MLB picks on Monday, as the New York Yankees take on the Baltimore Orioles. Sports bettors...Show More Summary