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New York City FC: The Blue Moon of New York

New York City FC's logo takes a little bit from both Manchester City (the light blue color) and the New York Yankees (interlocking "NYC" similar to the Yankees' interlocking "NY"). [New York City Football Club]
New York City FC’s logo takes a little bit from both Manchester City (the light blue color) and the New York Yankees (interlocking “NYC” similar to the Yankees’ interlocking “NY”). [New York City Football Club]
Although we have yet to see a New York City FC home crowd, MLS fans can be assured that the new blue team of the MLS will bring some spice and competitiveness to the league.

The New York City team is much like Orlando, filled with experience in Spain’s all-time leading goal scorer David Villa, and an experienced MLS coach in Jason Kreis.

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The Premier League Title is not yet in the Bag for Chelsea

Nemanja Matic is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson, earning the defensive midfielder a suspension.
Nemanja Matic is shown a red card by referee Martin Atkinson, earning the defensive midfielder a suspension. [Photo via AFP]
When Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea went the first 14 games of the Premier League season undefeated, the masses cried out that the season was already decided, and that everyone else was merely fighting for a spot in the top four. That same sentiment returned in recent weeks when the Blues cruised to a seven-point lead over Manchester City, the reigning champions; and many were happy to place the trophy prematurely in Mourinho’s lap.

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