The New York Cosmos defeated Rayo OKC 2-1, coming back from a first half deficit to win the match and the right to host the NASL Final at Belson Stadium next week. Venezuelan power was in full effect as Juan Arango and Yohandry Orozco got the goals to advance New York to the title match. Continue reading
Coupled with an FC Edmonton loss in Minnesota, the Cosmos also laid claim to the 2016 NASL Fall and Combined season titles, giving them the #1 seed and hosting rights to their playoff matches.
The New York Cosmos defeated Miami FC by a final score of 3-2, pulling away in stoppage time after Miami drew even twice. Lucky Mkosana would be the evening’s hero scoring a game-winner for the second straight week. Continue reading
The Cosmos fell to FC Edmonton 2-1, dropping them to third place in the NASL table and endangering their chances at grabbing the 2016 spring title, as well as the first available playoff spot. Continue reading
On Sunday, Venezuelan international Yohandry Orozco announced himself to the NASL with his first start against the Carolina RailHawks, and he certainly did not disappoint. Orozco picked the ball up on the left wing, weaving his way through two defenders and rocketing a shot into the upper 90 on keeper Brian Sylvestre for the game’s only goal. Orozco’s energized performance earned him not only league Player of the Week honors, but high praise from his manager Giovanni Savarese. Continue reading
Overcoming two disappointing losses in their last two matches and facing the only perfect team after four, the Cosmos beat the Carolina Railhawks 1-0 on Sunday night to make their way back into third place, tied with Minnesota on points, but behind by goal differential. Continue reading
The New York Cosmos have pranked their own for the last two years and April Fools’ 2016 was no exception.
The victims this year? Niko Kranjčar, Mike Lahoud, Jimmy Ockford and Yohandry Orozco, courtesy of Hunter Freeman and the club. Check out this year’s version. I imagine you will be hearing some of these bites/quotes in many places for years to come.
The Niko one is PRICELESS. Continue reading