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  1. Sporting Kansas City announces USL team, ends affiliation with Oklahoma City Energy FCRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... Energy's on the field, but off as well. Funk Jr. also said Sporting KC played a key role in the Energy landing Jimmy Nielsen as its coach. Nielsen retired from Sporting KC after winning the MLS Cup in December of 2013 and was hired by the Energy ...


  2. Sporting KC Ends Affiliation With Energy FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Energy FC's Major League Soccer affiliate Sporting Kansas City today announced their intention to field a team in the USL for the 2016 season, bringing their affiliation with Energy FC to an end. "The ownership, management and technical staff of Sporting KC was a partner on and off the field during our affiliation," said Energy FC co-owner Bob Funk Jr. "In addition to providing an outlet for our athletes to prove their ability on the field, their ownership group was instrumental in our team interviewing and hiring our head coach Jimmy Nielsen."


  3. USL Awards Finalists Announced, OKC Energy FC with threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... of the Year are Bob Lilley , Rochester, James O ' Connor , Louisville, Steve Trittschuh , Colorado Springs and Jimmy Nielsen , Oklahoma City. Former MLS Cup hero and Sporting Kansas City captain turned head coach, Nielsen led a very much improved ...


  4. OKC Energy FC: Danni Konig leads Energy into playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    The professional soccer player was tired of the same old thing in Denmark and wanted a new challenge. His agent contacted Oklahoma City Energy FC head coach Jimmy Nielsen and Nielsen, a fellow Dane, jumped on the opportunity to sign the 28-year-old forward.


  5. Real Monarchs face Energy FC in second match of Oklahoma road tripRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | RSL Sopabox

    ... bottom of the table. The Monarchs face a familiar face to Real Salt Lake fans, as former Sporting KC keeper Jimmy Nielsen is the head coach for OKC. Nielsen's team has won three straight, and will be looking to make it four against RMSLC. Despite ...


  6. Three Questions With: The Blue TestamentRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2015 | Eighty Six Forever

    ... more than most people would like. And the "next big thing" keeper who was brought in to take the throne of Jimmy Nielsen left the team, and now KC is playing a guy who was an MLS pool keeper last season. I have to say that it is Peter Vermes that ...


  7. How to Watch: Orange County Blues FC vs. OKC Energy FCRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Goat Parade

    ... they are playing for the first time this season? Energy FC, coached by former Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen , are in their second season in the USL and after a somewhat sluggish start to the 2015 season, went on a roll, only blighted ...


  8. OKC Energy FC: Jimmy Nielsen fans become Energy fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    When Mike Branham moved his away from Kansas City, the move meant his two boys, Charlie and Andy, would no longer get to see their favorite sports star in action, then Sporting KC goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen, now the Oklahoma City Energy FC head coach. From left: Mike Branham, Charlie Branham, Energy FC coach Jimmy Nielsen, Andy Branham, Peggi Branham.


  9. Jimmy Nielsen knows how to get a crowd hypeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen, center, holds the MLS Cup as he and his teammates celebrate their 2-1 win over Real Salt Lake in the MLS Cup final soccer match in Kansas City, Kan., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. The current Oklahoma City Energy FC head coach was in Kansas City on Friday to see his former team, that he led to an MLS Championship in 2013 prior to retiring and moving into coaching.


  10. Sporting KC dominates FC Dallas in 4-0 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Park in Kansas City, Kan. Red-faced with veins popping from his neck, former Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen whipped the 60th consecutive sellout crowd for an MLS game at Sporting Park into a frenzy Friday with his "I believe that we ...


  11. Smoking in Soccer: Does it really affect player performance?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | My Manitoba.com

    ... in his demotion. Back in MLS, the most high profile incident in recent times involved Sporting Kansas City's Jimmy Nielsen whose interview back in 2013 was an interesting one. "It's never something I was proud of," the keeper told MLSsoccer.com. ...


  12. Matchday Preview: Oklahoma City Energy FC vs. Saint Louis FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... Louis is 1-2-1 with a win over Tulsa and losses to Louisville and Rochester. The draw came against Pittsburgh. Jimmy Nielsen is in his second year of coaching. The former Sporting Kansas City goalkeeper led the Energy to nine wins a year ago. ...


  13. Tracking the Revolution's Preseason TrialistsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Bent Musket

    ... VanCompernolle is now playing for Energy FC of the USL, a team coached by former Sporting KC goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen . Tashiro trialed with the Revolution during their first trip to Arizona, showing great grit and defensive work. The forward even ...


  14. Sporting KC Loans Midfielder to USL Affiliate OKC Energy FCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... a multi-year agreement announced in January. The club - coached by former Sporting KC captain and MLS champion Jimmy Nielsen -- was named USL's Rookie Franchise of the Year in 2014. OKC Energy FC will move into a brand new training facility and ...