04-Mar-2018 01:47:00 | Yahoo Sports
There are no excuses if New York City FC can’t figure this out. In what likely will be David Villa’s last season in The Bronx, anything but an MLS Cup is going to be a failure for this team. And in Year 3, head coach Patrick Vieira thinks he’s figured it out. He’s calling it his deepest roster yet. Newcomers like winger Jesus Medina and rightback Anton Tinnerholm, both of who are expected to be starters, highlight the 10 new faces brought in to propel NYCFC past MLS Cup and Supporter Shield winners Toronto FC. Vieira and Co. think they have done enough, yet questions still remain from a team with younger, flashy players compared to the veterans of the past like Andrea Pirlo and Frank Lampard.