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Interview with New York City FC's Claudio Reyna

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New York City FC has hired one of America's most decorated soccer stars: Claudio Reyna, a former captain of the United States men's national soccer team, to be director of operations.

It's the 20th franchise in Major League Soccer. It is the first in New York City and second in the metropolitan area after the Red Bulls, who play a few miles away in Harrison, N.J.

NYCFC, which is co-owned by the New York Yankees, will start playing games in 2015 at Yankee Stadium. But that may be a temporary home as the team looks to make a deal to build a dedicated soccer stadium somewhere in the city.

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