Being General Manager: New York Red Bulls II Edition

This was not the season that New York Red Bulls II had envisioned, missing the playoffs for the first time in club history. However it was not unsuccessful. With a season interrupted and altered by COVID-19 John Wolyniec was left with little time to teach a very young side the Red Bull system and little…

Who is New York Red Bulls New Head Coach Gerhard Struber?

The New York Red Bulls have named Gerhard Struber as their new head coach following the departure of Chris Armas.  Struber joins The Red Bulls after leaving EFL Championship club Barnsley, who he coached for less than a year.

New York Red Bulls Academy 2020 Season Preview – Part Two

In part 1 we covered what the Under-19 age group will look like in this new era of youth development in America as well as Kevin Thelwell’s early contribution to the academy. If you have not read part 1 already click here. Part 2 will look at the rosters for the Under-15s, Under-17s and Under-19s…

New York Red Bulls Academy 2020 Season Preview – Part One

Recently Under-19 and Under-15 coaches Samuel Castellanos and Jonathan Rhodes sat down with Red Bull Hub to discuss the upcoming season. The conversation was wide ranging, covering multiple topics from the future of the Under-19 team to bio-banding and what a week for a Red Bull Academy player looks like. The first part of this…