WHY DE BONTIN LEFT
'We no longer agreed to the strategy'
Jerome de Bontin: "The objective that I had did not necessary match those of the Red Bull organization in Austria."
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Speaking for the first time since he left the Red Bulls as general manager last month, Jerome de Bontin says he decided to leave due to strategic differences between him and the team hierarchy in Austria.
Cahill, Armando ready to play vs. Philly
Tim Cahill and Armando are fit and in for Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Union. All that is left is for the Red Bulls try to figure out what the best role is for each player. Complete
Miazga leaves for Dallas Cup
After being held back by the Red Bulls so that he could be part of their gameday roster for this past weekend, Matt Miazga has been released by the club to the join the U.S. Under-20 national team for the Dallas Cup. Complete
Report: NYC FC to play at Yankee Stadium for 3 years
For the first time since 1976, a pro soccer team will call Yankee Stadium home next year. NYC FC, Major League Soccer's 20th team, will call the stadium home for its first three seasons, starting in its first season in 2015, The New York Times reported on Monday night. Complete
COSMOS BEST XI Forward: Roberto Cabañas
While the Cosmos were known for signing players who were already international stars, Roberto Cabañas came to the Cosmos as a youngster and quickly became a star in the North American Soccer League.
OFFSIDE REMARKS When a teenager began his path to become a writer, though he didn’t know it at the time
Remembering an 11th grade English teacher who offered so much encouragement to a 16-year-old many years ago. Complete
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CUTTONE’S CONCEPTS Cosmos opening day still holds promise of years ago
Opening day in soccer doesn’t have the same romance in soccer as it does in baseball. Although with the seasons in the United States taking place along roughly the same calendar, some of the clichés that are often applied for baseball, a new beginning, the spring, renewal of the ancient rites of spring could all apply. Complete
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MY TWO CENTS The Starting XI: Fan Will Smith has some observations of Red Bulls, NYC FC, Cosmos
Local soccer fan Will Smith makes 11 observations about the Red Bulls, NYC FC and the Cosmos. Complete
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