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Talles Magno scores pivotal goal, NYCFC tops Orlando 2-1

Oct. 02, 2022 15:42 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Talles Magno's goal helped lead New York City FC to a 2-1 victory over Orlando City on Sunday. His goal in the 81st minute, assisted by Gabriel Pereira, put NYCFC (15-11-7) on top 2-1. NYCFC also got one goal from Alexander Callens. ...

Musah hurt groin, to miss World Cup warmups, Cardoso in

Sep. 16, 2022 13:08 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yunus Musah will miss the United States' last two World Cup warmup matches because of a left groin injury, depriving the Americans of a chance for their preferred midfield trio to play together ahead of the tournament in November. Johnny Cardoso of the Brazilian club...

Sargent, Pepi, Ferreira on US roster for World Cup warmups

Sep. 14, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Sargent, Ricardo Pepi and Jesús Ferreira are in at forward, while Jordan Pefok, Haji Wright and Brandon Vazquez are out. U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter announced his 26-man roster Wednesday for the Americans' final two World Cup warmups, and he emphasized time...

Pereira scores equalizer for NYCFC in draw with Cincinnati

Sep. 07, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gabriel Pereira scored the tying goal in the 41st minute for New York City FC in a 1-1 draw with Cincinnati on Wednesday night. Cincinnati took the lead in the 22nd minute on an own goal by Thiago Martins. Roman Celentano had seven saves for...

Berhalter: Firing of Chelsea's Tuchel could benefit Pulisic

Sep. 07, 2022 16:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In the eyes of U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter, Chelsea’s decision to fire manager Thomas Tuchel could benefit American star Christian Pulisic. “I’m not happy a guy lost his job. But if this means more opportunity for Christian, then it’s positive because he’s...

Revolution blanks NYCFC, climbs into 7th place tie in East

Sep. 04, 2022 22:42 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Djordje Petrovic stopped the eight shots he faced and the New England Revolution earned a 3-0 win over New York City FC on Sunday night. The Revolution took an early lead when Jon Bell made it a 1-0 game in the 12th minute. The Revolution...

Berhalter predicts Pulisic to regain Chelsea starting role

Aug. 31, 2022 23:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With Christian Pulisic stuck on Chelsea’s bench this season, U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter predicts his biggest star will get back into the English club’s starting lineup. “I’m a guy that bets on Christian just because I’ve seen it before,” Berhalter said...

Akindele's late goal lifts Orlando City over NYCFC 2-1

Aug. 28, 2022 22:09 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tesho Akindele scored in the sixth minute of second-half stoppage time to lead Orlando City to a 2-1 victory over New York City FC on Sunday. Júnior Urso took a pass from Facundo Torres and scored in the 7th minute to give Orlando City (11-10-6) an early lead....

New York City FC snaps 3-match skid with 2-0 win over Fire

Aug. 21, 2022 20:20 PM EDT

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Gabriel Pereira and Santiago Rodríguez scored goals early in each half and New York City FC snapped a three-match losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire on Sunday. Pereira drilled a shot past Chicago goalkeeper Gaga Slonina into the upper...

Pozuelo's brace sparks Inter Miami to 3-2 win over NYCFC

Aug. 13, 2022 22:31 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Alejandro Pozuelo scored his first two goals of the season, including the match-winner in the 84th minute, and Inter Miami rallied to beat New York City FC 3-2 on Saturday. NYCFC (12-6-6) grabbed a 1-0 lead in the 34th minute on Talles Magno's sixth...