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New York City FC Continue Playoff Push in Eight Goal Thriller

Andrea Pirlo dribbles upfield during his MLS debut for NYCFC at Yankee Stadium on Sunday. NYCFC defeated Orlando City SC, 5-3. (Mandatory Credit ESPN/ Getty Images) Andrea Pirlo made his first appearance Sunday for New York City FC in front of more than 32,000 fans at Yankee Stadium and it was one for the story books, as NYCFC took down fellow expansion side Orlando City SC, 5-3...
Via The Sports Journal
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Cult hero Pirlo joins New York City FC

  The King of Cool, Andrea Pirlo, has left Italian football after 20 years to join New York City FC. The 36 year-old has played has signed a two and a half year deal with the East Coast club. Pirlo is one of the most decorated players in world football and amongst his collection of winners’ medals are two Champions League titles, no less than six Serie A titles and, of course...
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

New York City FC Officially Sign Andrea Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo aknowledges the fans at Yankee Stadium before NYCFC’s game against the New York Red Bulls. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/ Getty Images) New York City FC announced Monday that they have signed Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo as their third designated player, joining David Villa and Frank Lampard. NYCFC are one of the hottest teams in the entire MLS right now, as they have...
Via The Sports Journal
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrea Pirlo Joins New York City FC From Juventus, Brings Pass Mastery To MLS

NEW YORK — Star midfielder Andrea Pirlo joined Major League Soccer’s New York City FC from Juventus on Monday, a little more than a month after winning a fifth consecutive Italian league title. The 36-year-old playmaker arrives as a free transfer. He is the team’s third designated player, following David Villa and Frank Lampard. On July 21, Pirlo will join New York City, which...
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Italian Maestro Andrea Pirlo Set for a Move to New York City FC

Andrea Pirlo celebrates a goal for the Italian National Team (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/ Getty Images) Andrea Pirlo, 36, will lead Juventus in the UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday against Barcelona in Berlin, but that does not stop the transfer rumors from flying. According to multiple reports released today, stemming from Spanish outlet AS, Pirlo has agreed to accept an offer...
Via The Sports Journal
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tommy Smyth has some colorful thoughts on Andrea Pirlo

I’ll always have a soft spot in my heart for Tommy Smyth.  He was one of ESPN’s soccer regulars before the network really made an effort to put all of their possible resources to covering the sport.  The Irishman was in many ways the face of ESPN’s soccer coverage, whether it be on the Champions League or appearances across different platforms as the one soccer guy.  Basically...
Via Awful Announcing
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Pirlo wants a new deal at Juventus

Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo has reaffirmed his desire to sign a new deal at Juventus . The 34-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season and has been linked with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid , as well as a return to former club AC Milan. However, Pirlo insists he is committed to Bianconeri and is hopeful that an agreement can be reached which will secure...
Via Fox Soccer
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Pirlo voted best player in Serie A

Juventus playmaker Andrea Pirlo was delighted to be named 2012-13 Player of the Year in Serie A by his peers. The Italy international received the award for the second consecutive year after another impressive campaign with the Turin giants. "It's very important to receive the award because the ones that vote are my colleagues (the Italian Players' Association (AIC)," the 34-year...
Via Fox Soccer
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Juve upbeat over Pirlo, Pogba

Juventus are confident their star midfielders Andrea Pirlo and Paul Pogba will sign contract extensions with the club. Both players have attracted the attention of leading European clubs and have been strongly linked with a move away from Turin next season. However, Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta is not letting that speculation concern him and he remains optimistic...
Via Fox Soccer
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Andrea Pirlo out with knee injury

Juventus and Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo is expected to be sidelined until the new year with damaged knee ligaments. Pirlo limped out of Sunday's 1-0 win over Udinese after just 13 minutes. Juventus says Pirlo underwent tests on Monday which revealed he has ''a second-degree lesion to the collateral medial ligament in his right knee.'' The club has not revealed how long Pirlo...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

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