Hans Backe

New York Red Bulls #0 - Head coach

  • Born: 02/14/52
  • Age: 62
  • Height:
  • Weight: 0

Coaching Search: Would a Rookie Be So Bad?


New coaches bring energy and new ideas. With FC Dallas looking at a tiny list of candidates, they could do worse than to give a smart man a shot.

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Can RBNY get their first win at Sporting Park?


The NY Red Bulls have not had success at Sporting Park since it opened in 2011. Will that change on Saturday?

Well...This is Awkward


Things don't seem to be going well in the Second City for the Estonian midfielder.

Digao is Out, Officially


The Red Bulls have officially parted ways with Digao.

3 questions for Once a Metro


The ever so popular segment is back for another round

Chicago Fire vs. NYRB - MLS #5- Preview


The Fire look to bounce back after a 4-1 loss to Chivas USA. It won't be easy, but the Men in Red will hopefully get some positive momentum going as they welcome a strong New York Red Bulls team to...

The Red Bulls FO is Laughably Inefficient


You needed something more than our empty trophy case as proof?

Coming Soon to a (Swedish) TV Near You


Hans Backe is going to be doing some studio work for Swedish television station TV4.

Red Bulls hire Mike Petke as head coach

After two candidates reportedly turn them down, the Red Bulls turn to former player and coach Mike Petke to take over the team.

TFC's Day at the 2013 MLS SuperDraft: Storify'd

All of the social media-verse's reaction to TFC's day at the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, where they drafted Canadians Kyle Bekker (3rd overall) and Emery Welshman (16th overall). But what you'd be most...

Now What?


With a Head Coach announcement expected later this week, the off-season focus shifts back to open roster spots for the New York Red Bulls.

Connor Lade gets US National Team call

The 23-year old defender/ midfielder gets a look in the US soccer team's training camp starting today.

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