Red Bulls cut ties with Juninho; D.C. signs Jeffrey
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] After just 13 matches with the New York Red Bulls, Juninho is headed back to Brazil. The Red Bulls came
to an agreement with the 37-year-old midfielder to cancel his contract.
“We are very disappointed that Juninho has decided to return to Brazil because he is a great professional and
a very talented footballer,” said Red Bulls sporting director Andy Roxburgh. “We wish him all of the best and thank him for his valuable
contributions during the first half of the 2013 MLS campaign.”
Juninho, a member of Brazil's 2006 World Cup squad, recorded four assists and 13 appearances, 10 of which were
He battled a calf sprain and also missed time after being suspended for two games for kicking a dead ball in the penalty area at Sporting KC goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen.
-- D.C. United picked up 23-year-old Jared Jeffrey, who has played for the U.S. U-17s, U-20s and U-23s.
He spent the last three seasons with Mainz II in Germany after starting his pro career at Belgium's Club Brugge, where he was a member of the first team but never saw league action.
|Recent Soccer America Daily Pep Guardiola: 'It's not normal to win, 7-1' Oct. 21, 8:22 p.m. |
[UCL: Week 3] It was Germany-Brazil all over again. Bayern Munich with five German World Cup ... MLS set to break season attendance record Oct. 21, 6:24 p.m.
MLS set to break season attendance record [CROWD COUNT] Major League Soccer is set to break ... What They're Saying: Oli Makin Oct. 21, 3:36 p.m.
"I can't thank [the] police enough. It has saved the club a fortune and the players ... Soccer America Women's Top 25 Oct. 21, 5:22 a.m.
[COLLEGE RANKINGS] UCLA, Florida State and Stanford remained 1-2-3 in the Soccer America Women's Top 25 ... Soccer America Men's Top 25 Oct. 21, 5:20 a.m.
[COLLEGE RANKINGS] Creighton moved ahead of Washington into the No. 1 spot in the Soccer America ... Soccer America Power Rankings Oct. 21, 12:58 a.m.
[MLS: Week 32] A classic encounter left the LA Galaxy, No. 1 in the Soccer America ... Guardiola is happy to be back in Rome Oct. 21, 12:44 a.m.
[UCL: Three Games to Watch] Two matches involving former champions, plus Pep Guardiola's return to Roma ... Klingenberg golazo highlights another easy U.S. win Oct. 21, 12:01 a.m.
[CONCACAF WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP] The USA cruised into the semifinals of the Concacaf Women's Championship with its ... Concacaf Women's Championship Scoreboard Oct. 20, 11:07 p.m.
[ROUNDUP: Saturday] Trinidad & Tobago beat Guatemala, 2-1, on late goals by Kennya Cordner of the ... Agudelo trial at Wolves ends Oct. 20, 9:30 p.m.
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Juan Agudelo's search for a club continues as English League Championship club Wolves passed ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives