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Thierry Henry scored some of the best goals in Premier League history, and he's up to his old tricks in Major League Soccer. The New York Red Bulls captain scored an "Olimpico" goal on Saturday, describing it as "not a bad one." There was nothing bad about the goal. It was arguably as good as any that have been scored in MLS this season. Henry capped off the Red Bulls' 3-1 win over the Columbus Crew by scoring directly from a corner kick -- known in some soccer circles as an "Olimpico." In the 93rd minute, Henry saw Crew goalkeeper...
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EPL legend, and now veteran MLS player, Thierry Henry of the New York Red Bulls took a corner kick right footed shot and somehow ended up nailing a perfect curving strike in the net. We have seen it happen many times before, but you can never be sure if it is intentional or not, but at the end of the day who cares? The goalie, and any of the defense, were not expecting a direct...
Thierry Henry quickly recognized the situation presented to him in second half stoppage time.
A player of his enduring class couldn't miss the modest invitation offered by substitute Columbus goalkeeper Matt Lampson. The 23-year-old backup betrayed his dearth of first-team experience by cheating too far off his line to deal with the potential service from the left corner.
Thierry Henry scored two goals and added an assist to lead the New York Red Bulls to a 3-1 win over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night.
The victory enabled the Red Bulls (14-7-7) to remain unbeaten at home this season (10-0-3) and gave New York sole possession of second place in the Eastern Conference. With 49 points, the Red Bulls temporarily moved past Chicago, two points behind...
Thierry Henry scored a pretty odd corner kick goal against the Columbus Crew on Saturday night to lead his New York Red Bulls to a 3-1 victory.
The good folks at CrosbySweaters tell us the corner kick goals are not that rare but its the first time I can remember seeing one happen. Although this might be the first soccer highlight on our site that isn’t Alex Morgan related...
Video: Bend it Like Henry! Indefensible Goal.
New York Red Bulls Thierry Henry and Dax McCarty connected on a beautiful corner kick goal Saturday to help lead their team to a 3-1 win over the Columbus Crew.
There was a scary moment during the play when Crew goaltender Andy Gruenebaum made an great effort to stop the ball but face-planted right into the goal post.
Gruenebaum made a valiant attempt to stop McCarty...
With the MLS season in it’s last part of the season, some teams are fighting to make it into the playoffs while others are just coasting and waiting for the season to be over. Thierry Henry clearly doesn’t care as he picked up two more goals against Columbus with his last one making a lot [...]
A brace from captain Thierry Henry was the difference as the New York Red Bulls came from behind to beat...
New York Red Bulls forward Thierry Henry was named the MLS Player of the Week for Week 28 of the 2012 MLS season. Henry earned the honor for the fourth time this year after a two-goal, one-assist performance in New York’s 3-1 win over Eastern Conference rival, the Columbus Crew, Saturday night at Red Bull Arena. The MLS Player of the Week is selected each week of the regular season...
A two goal, one assist performance from captain Thierry Henry led the New York Red Bulls to come-from-behind 3-1 win over the Columbus Crew on Saturday at Red Bull Arena. After pulling New York level with his 12th goal of the year, Henry set up Dax McCarty’s 79th minute game-winner, and added an “Olimpico goal” – finding the back of the net straight off of a corner kick...
The Chicago Fire, New York Red Bulls, DC United, FC Dallas, and San Jose Earthquakes all won in Major League Soccer on September 15, 2012.
Toronto FC 1-1 Philadelphia Union
Toronto once again conceded a late second half goal as the Union fought back to get a draw.
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Portland Timbers 1-1 Seattle Sounders
A rivalry match...