EINDHOVEN, NETHERLANDS – APRIL 14: Jozy Altidore of AZ Alkmaar celebrates scoring his teams first goal of the game during the Eredivisie match between PSV Eindhoven and AZ Alkmaar at Philips Stadion on April 14, 2012 in Eindhoven, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
The New York Red Bulls thrashed a short-handed Toronto FC, earning their third win in a row while also claiming honors as SBI MLS Team of the Week.
Andrea Pirlo and David Villa combined for a lovely goal for New York City FC on Sunday, earning the Spaniard SBI MLS Goal of the Week honors for Week 13.
The U.S. Men’s National Team took care of business on Saturday, thrashing Bolivia in their final pre-Copa America test. Here are some takeaways from Saturday’s win.
Ola Kamara’s first career MLS hat trick earned him SBI MLS Player of the Week honors after Columbus Crew SC won a thrilling match against Real Salt Lake.
The Montreal Impact outlasted the LA Galaxy behind Didier Drogba’s late winner, while New York City FC dropped points in their 2-2 draw against Orlando City SC.
Mexico striker Alan Pulido has been safely rescued after being kidnapped on Sunday morning, while Daniel Sturridge has returned to England training following a calf injury.
David Villa and Patrick Vieira both stressed the need to improve after NYCFC fumbled yet another match on their home field.