The manhunt for the knife-wielding man who stabbed a New York Red Bulls youth soccer coach to death intensified Monday 10/8/2012 as NYPD detectives reviewed several videos that may have captured the moments before the brutal slaying.

Michael Jones, 25, encountered the mysterious assailant on West 14th Street in NY somewhere between Fifth and Avenue of the Americas about 4:30 a.m. Sunday, sources said.

The attacker pulled a knife and plunged it into the back of Jones’ head and his neck. The man kept stabbing, driving the knife into Jones’ chest and stomach, sources said. The attacker also cut off Jones’ ear during the melee, sources added.

The police continue to try to search for a motive.

AST Soccer sends prayers and remorse to Michael’s family and friends.

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