Red Bull Arena
Extra stadium info – Red Bull Arena
Red Bull New York and Sky Blue FC use the venue for home games. RBNY are Major League Soccer members and Sky Blue are National Women’s Soccer League members. Red Bull New York, also known as the Red Bulls, were founded in 1994 under a different name. The Major League Soccer club and arch-rivals New York City Football Club are among the first football clubs from the Americas with a value of $100 million. The Red Bull Arena opened in 2010 with a match between Red Bull New York and Santos FC from Brazil. The match was played in front of a capacity crowd of 25,000 people and it was won 3-1 by the home side. The world famous French FIFA World Cup winner Thierry Henry, who also played professional football for AS Monaco, Juventus, Arsenal and FC Barcelona, joined Red Bull New York in 2010. He became one of the first athletes with 1 million followers on his main social media page.