Found October 27, 2013 on Total MLS:
The anxiety and anticipation of tonight’s match is almost at its peak. At 5pm eastern, the New York Red Bulls host eastern conference foes Chicago Fire in what could be a historic day out at Red Bull Arena. It’s the Red Bulls most important home match Red Bull Arena has hosted to date and the most important home match for NY in a decade. The last time any silverware was on the line for a NY team, the Chicago Fire broke the hearts of around five thousand fans at the old Meadowlands in the US Open Cup. Fitting it would be the Fire once again on the road in NY in a crucial game.   What’s exactly at stake for these two teams? Chicago needs a win to cement their place in the playoffs. With Montreal losing, if New England and Houston can win on the road in Columbus and DC, Montreal ends up in 5th, bumping the Fire to sixth if they fail to pick up any points as Montreal controls the tiebreaker. The Red Bulls had already clinched a playoff berth when they tied the Revolution 2-2 a...

Thierry Henry’s Beautiful Goal-Scoring Ability Gets Flipbook Treatment by KickTV (Video)

Thierry Henry‘s game is like a work of art in itself, and now the New York Red Bulls striker’s most captivating goals have been turned into an actual art piece. The folks over at KickTV re-imagined some of Henry’s best goals from Major League Soccer and some of his most memorable from the English Premiere League and turned them into an animated flipbook. The video features...

Thierry Henry Turned Back The Clock With This Awesome Goal to End ‘Curse of Caricola’ In the first season of MLS, back in 1996, the then New York franchise lost their opening game to a last minute own goal by Nicola Caricola. As the years passed and one of the league’s marquee teams failed to win a single trophy, the goal took on a life of its own as emblematic of the side’s misfortune — the so-called “Curse of Caricola”...

Thierry Henry’s Most Memorable New York Red Bulls Moments Captured in a Flipbook

With 400 goals to his name, experience Thierry’s brilliance through the mixed lenses of video, hand drawn flipbook art, and motion graphic animation with this brilliantly-produced video that captures his memorable moments for New York Red Bulls. According to the creators of the video, Henry “also happens to be a fan of Old-school Hip Hop. We thought it fitting to use the music...

Red Bulls lock up Supporters' Shield

New York Red Bulls secured top spot in the Major League Soccer standings at the end of the regular season with a 5-2 win over Chicago Fire on Sunday, giving first-year coach Mike Petke plenty to celebrate ahead of the playoffs. ''I feel like over the last two weeks, the pressure and stress I put on my shoulders, I feel like I can handle anything in life,'' Petke...

Fire-Red Bulls Preview

The final weekend in MLS involves plenty of complicated playoff scenarios, but it will be pretty straightforward for the New York Red Bulls and visiting Chicago Fire when they meet Sunday to conclude the regular season. New York's situation is the most simple. It already has secured a postseason spot, and a win over Chicago will clinch the Supporters' Shield and the No....

Mike Petke banishes Red Bulls curse

Curse? What curse? At the end of a pulsating 5-2 victory for the New York Red Bulls, over playoff chasing Chicago Fire, such dark thoughts were the furthest thing from the minds of 27,000 raucous fans at the Red Bulls Arena. After sixteen years of near misses and close shaves with success, the Red Bulls have finally brought home their first ever silverware – the 2013 Supporters’...

Red Bulls beat Fire to secure Supporters' Shield

Peguy Luyindula had three assists and the New York Red Bulls beat the Chicago Fire 5-2 on Sunday to finish with Major League Soccer's best record. Ibrahim Sekagya scored early in the second half to help the Red Bulls (17-9-8) get to 59 points for the regular season, lifting them over Sporting KC, which had 58 points. Real Salt Lake led the Western Division with 56 points. It...
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