A day after announcing the launch of New York City Football Club, an MLS expansion team, representatives of the team's joint partners, Manchester City FC and the New York Yankees, along with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and MLS commissioner Don Garber, held a press conference on Wednesday at which they announced Claudio Reyna as the club's Director of Football and its first employee.
Just another way City are expanding their brand, this is a park for local kids in Chicago, sponsored by City and the UAE.
For those who haven't seen this video from the excellent MCFC site enjoy 4 minutes of sustained ecstasy
I'm sure many of you have come across the 'Inside City' videos the club post up on both the official site and YouTube channel. I did think it worth putting a link up on the site though to the latest one which captures some great footage from last Sunday.
The goal from Gelson Fernandes that sealed victory for Switzerland against Spain in yesterday afternoon's Group H clash.