MLS Move Delayed For Rodgers

21 04 2010

Rodgers (left) being marked by Bury's Tom Newey. Photo by David Ingham

Luke Rodgers is still struggling to obtain a Visa to allow him to work in the United States and join the New York Red Bulls.

It had previously been expected from all the sound bites the NY management and coaching staff had been giving that Luke’s move was just a matter of days away from completion.

However yesterday Red Bulls boss Hans Backe gave the first indication that things might take longer than that to allow Rodgers to feature in the MLS. Read the rest of this entry »





Update – Luke Rodgers’ Move to New York

18 04 2010

Photo by David Ingham

After New York Red Bulls 2-1 win last night over FC Dallas, General Manager Erik Soler was on MSG.com post game show and commented on how Luke Rodgers proposed move to the MLS and more particularly the Big Apple was progressing.

Luke’s move has been delayed over the last ten days because of difficulties in obtaining an American visa due to his criminal record. However, Soler now believes the transfer is finally coming close to completion. Read the rest of this entry »





Luke Rodgers Move to USA Still On

16 04 2010

The MLS transfer window closing yesterday and initial problems in obtaining a work permit both seem to be unable to stop forward Luke Rodgers in obtaining his dream move to New York. Read the rest of this entry »