New York Cosmos: the return of a classic

New York Cosmos: the return of a classic
Cantona and Pele are involved in the new project of the Cosmos.

The New York Cosmos back to the picture of the world of football almost three decades after his disappearance. Which it was the strongest club in the US during the late 70's and early 80's compete in the NASL, American Second. With the signing of Marcos Senna, Cosmos takes the path that began in the late 70's with the signing of Pele, Chinaglia, Carlos Alberto y Franz Beckenbauer.

Chinaglia, Y Pele, Franz Beckenbauer, Three of the players New York Cosmos legend
Chinaglia, Y Pele, Franz Beckenbauer, Three of the players New York Cosmos legend

In the 70's, NASL was the top flight of football USA. Today is the second category, behind the MLS. Cosmos was refounded in 2010 in order to start competing in 2013. The club at the time named Eric Cantona as sporting director, Cobi Jones a former American football star as coordinator of football base and Pele as honorary president

The New York club right now is assembling a team you start playing next season gives the NASL. Marcos Senna will not be the only Spanish there since the Spanish-Brazilian will be joined by Ayoze, former player of the Tenerife and Sporting Gijon.

Marcos Senna's star signing of the Cosmos so far
Marcos Senna's star signing of the Cosmos so far

The Cosmos highlighted in the '70s for being the first to hire mediatic players and build a team around them. With his return, returns a piece of the history of the sport. If you want to know more of that historic team we recommend you keep reading here.

Pelé's shirt New York Cosmos in the 70's
Pelé's shirt New York Cosmos in the 70's
Alberto Llopis

Alberto Llopis

Hanged for football fully. Attempt to gather letters and tell stories in Colgadosporelfutbol.com. Specialist retro football Current. Football Coach Level II. You can follow me on @AlbertiniLlopis @colgadosfutbol

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