“We’ve found our savior,” shared Cosmos COO Erik Stover in a media call Tuesday morning. “A savior for this club and, I believe, a savior that has kept the North American Soccer League going.”
What were some of the words this savior dropped in yesterday’s call when discussing the future of this team?
“I don’t know.”
“Let’s take one step at a time.”
While underwhelming to some, those words were indicative of a view that has not always been associated with this club: pragmatism. And while it’s still too early to tell, this approach may have been what was sorely needed by an organization in a tailspin. Continue reading
After weeks of rumors, the release of players and staff, and questions on the future of the club, the Cosmos have confirmed new ownership. Chairman and CEO of Mediacom Communications Corporation Rocco B. Commisso has now taken over as Chairman and majority owner of the club. Continue reading
However, despite the shine of their storied past decades ago, three titles in the last four years, and signings that have included Raul and Marcos Senna, things have not come easy for the club with hiccups along the way.
This year, some of those distractions were evident on the field as well, but the Cosmos still found a way to stay focused on their quest for another title. Continue reading
With the NASL title game fast approaching this weekend, the NASL held a press conference call on Wednesday afternoon, bringing together players and coaches from the two teams that will battle for the right to hoist the Soccer Bowl.
And while it may be the first time the two coaches will directly compete with each other in a match with hardware implications, this season has hardly been the first time Giovanni Savarese and Tim Hankinson have crossed paths. Continue reading
TICCPod recently had the chance to talk with Cosmos Head Coach Giovanni Savarese to discuss the club’s approach to the title match and the possible loss of one of their strikers to international duty. Continue reading
We made the rounds this week interviewing Cosmos Head Coach Giovanni Savarese, team captain Carlos Mendes, goalkeeper Jimmy Maurer, and midfielder Adam Moffat.
Then, we cross over to the Indy side of things, speaking with Head Coach Tim Hankinson and goalkeeper Jon Busch.
We take your questions, talk the other semifinal and some league news. It’s all here on TICCPod. Continue reading
Speaking of Gio, we speak with him, Carlos Mendes, Jimmy Maurer, Adam Moffat, and Eric Calvillo about their win and the road ahead.
We take your questions and look ahead to a tough battle with Rayo OKC.
It’s all here on TICCPod. Continue reading