On Monday, the club announced the signing of Spanish forward David Villa to a three-year contract on a free transfer from Atletico Madrid. He comes to New York City with a couple of responsibilities.
This matchup is kind of like the Yankees playing their Triple-A team in Scranton. But the Cosmos are out to prove they have assembled a club that can beat an MLS team.
The brand new FXFL, which stands for Fall Experimental Football League, will debut this September with six teams, including a franchise in New York.
The expansion team will be owned and operated by Madison Square Garden and will play its home games at the Westchester County Center in White Plains.
While all of the teams are important to the university in their own way, football is the crown jewel in the eyes of the new boss.
One of the leading experts in soccer injuries has written a book that is designed to provide common-sense tips on how to prevent injuries, how to stay on the field and when to return to the field after suffering an injury.
At a Rangers game, you see suits. At a Devils game, you see more fans wearing jerseys. “This feels like Norm walking into Cheers,” O’Neil said in a one-on-one with WFAN.com.
It was opening night, so I hopped in my car and drove to the ballpark. The atmosphere was electric as the fans packed into the chilly stadium for all of the festivities. But, it wasn’t a Yankees or Mets game.
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It’s a reminder about what Little League baseball is supposed to be about. Sure, it’s nice to win, but there’s something to be said about learning how to play, making friends and creating memories.
On a day when New York City FC announced that it will play its inaugural Major League Soccer season at Yankee Stadium in 2015, it was also revealed that baseball’s all-time saves leader would be the team’s first season-ticket holder.
The Cosmos were more than something special in the late ’70s and early ’80s. They were a phenomenon. And they’re primed to make history again.
It’s a fundraising event that benefits the PTA for Lee Road Elementary School in Wantagh, and Long Island native Mick Foley is one of the feature stars who will appear.
These kids are not asking for a million dollars. They just need a few bucks here and there to help make ends meet. The colleges make millions of dollars as a result of these kids walking through the tunnel and onto the fields or courts.
When it comes to famous people who grew up in East Meadow, there’s a few, but the name that always comes to mind for everyone, young and old, would be former big-league pitcher Frank Viola.