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Veteran Sky Blue FC Midfielder Makoski Announces Retirement

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Image via Makoski22.com Manya Makoski has decided to retire from professional soccer; it’s unclear why she has made this decision. Makoski appeared in 20 games during the 2013 season with Sky Blue, and started in 19.  She was a key part of Sky Blue’s season; she filled in for defensive midfielder Brittany Bock who spent much of the season with More...

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By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
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De Vanna on Australia Roster for Friendly Against United States

(Image Credit: Howard Smith) Soccer fans — be sure to tune in to NBC on Sunday, October 20 at 1:30 p.m. ET. We’ll have the pleasure of cheering for our New Jersey, Sky Blue FC attacker, Lisa De Vanna in More...

Tim Cahill going for the header at Saturday's game. (Credits: empireofsoccer.com)
By Bryan Salazar On Monday, October 7th, 2013
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New York Red Bulls Punch Their Ticket to the Playoffs

Tim Cahill going for the header at Saturday’s game. (Credits: empireofsoccer.com) The always entertaining New York Red Bulls gave quite a spectacle Saturday night in front of a sold out crowd at Red Bull Arena.  Playing More...

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By Bryan Salazar On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
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New York Red Bulls tie Seattle Sounders 1-1, Hold On To First Place

Tim Cahill celebrating his goal that gave life to their chances in winning the Supporter’s Shield. (Photo Credits: empireofsoccer.com) Tim Cahill got control of a loose ball in the penalty area and scored More...

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By Dave Schatz On Sunday, September 29th, 2013
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A Look Back at Lisa De Vanna’s Stunning Bicycle Kick Goal against Boston at RU’s Yurcak Field

Lisa De Vanna’s bicycle kick goal, in the 14th minute of Sky Blue FC’s match against the Boston Breakers on June 1, 2013 at RU’s Yurcak Field, was amazing and worth revisiting here on DGS. The much talked More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
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Ocampo Plays Entire First Match of Valais Women’s Cup in Switzerland; Rangel Plays All But First Five Minutes – See the Next Match Live on ESPN3

Although El Tri (Mexico Women’s National Football Team) lost the first match of the Valais Women’s Cup by only one goal, Monica Ocampo was on the field for the whole game. Her Sky Blue FC teammate, Nayeli More...

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By Dave Schatz On Saturday, September 21st, 2013
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Two Sky Blue FC Players in Switzerland for Valais Women’s Cup 2013

Two Sky Blue FC women: Forward, Monica Ocampo; and midfielder, Nayeli Rangel were recently named as members of the Mexico Women’s National Football Team (an 18-player squad). The Mexican team will play China on More...

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By Dave Schatz On Sunday, September 15th, 2013
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Sky Blue FC Midfielder Ashley Nick Has Gone to Russia to Compete For WFK Zorky

Midfielder Ashley Nick will be playing ample, competitive soccer this offseason; on September 13, Sky Blue FC announced that they’ve agreed to send Nick, on loan, to WFK Zorky (of the Russian Supreme League) More...

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By Dave Schatz On Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
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National Women’s Soccer League Inaugural Off-season Draft News

Photo via WashingtonSpirit.com Sky Blue FC was the only team in the National Women’s Soccer League’s inaugural off-season Waiver Draft not to waive at least one player. A list of 11 players was distributed More...

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By Jessica Guerra On Monday, September 9th, 2013
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Gibson Named NJAC Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week

Francesca GibsonPhoto Credit: montclairathletics.com It was announced on Monday morning that junior forward, Francesca Gibson of Montclair State, was named NJAC Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week. A native More...