Category Archives: NASL

Report: Haji Wright to sign with New York Cosmos

The New York Times reported on Saturday that U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team striker Haji Wright is set to sign with the New York Cosmos. Continue reading »

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NASL Ticker: League announces expanded deal with ESPN; statement on Minnesota United departure; and more

The NASL announced Thursday that the league has expanded its deal with ESPN to include the airing of more than 120 matches in the U.S. on ESPN 3. Continue reading »

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Cosmos bracing for stadium decision while continuing to eye contingency plans

The New York Cosmos are expecting a decision soon regarding their proposed Belmont Stadium, but the club has also prepared for plan B should the proposal fail. Continue reading »

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Report: Minnesota United ‘expected to be granted’ MLS expansion team

NASL’s Minnesota United’s bid for an MLS expansion franchise is reportedly on the verge of being accepted, an SI.com report stated on Friday. Continue reading »

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NASL Notes: Cosmos’ Savarese acknowledges Cuba reports; league exploring fantasy, video games; and more

The New York Cosmos have acknowledged negotiations for a friendly on Cuban soil, while NASL commissioner Bill Peterson says the league is looking into inclusion into fantasy soccer and video games. Continue reading »

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NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson backs ‘total free agency’ in wake of MLS labor deal

In the wake of recent MLS CBA negotiations, NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson has backed his league’s vision of “total free agency”. Continue reading »

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NASL remains focused on Virginia, Oklahoma City while continuing looks into more expansion

Despite delays with both the Virginia Cavalry and Oklahoma City FC, the NASL remains committed to the two franchises while also pursuing expansion in other markets. Continue reading »

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NASL Ticker: Nothing imminent following talks between Lucio, Strikers; Armada’s Nicklaw, Millien called in to national teams; and more

The Fort Lauderdale Strikers have exploratory talks with Brazilian centerback and 2002 World Cup winner Lucio although nothing is imminent. Continue reading »

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