Seamus O’Brien

Proposed Cosmos stadium at Belmont Park (credit: Spectorgroup / Populous / Cameron)

New York Cosmos Planning New Soccer Stadium At Belmont Park Racetrack

The proposal also includes plans for restaurants, retail space, a hotel and a park. It would be built in a corner of the Elmont property that borders New York City.


Football legend Pele speaks to the media at a press conference on March 3, 2011 at Jalan Besar Stadium in Singapore. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

After 30-Year Absence, New York Cosmos To Return To Professional Soccer For 2013

The New York Cosmos are back. After a nearly 30-year absence, the Cosmos joined the North American Soccer League on Thursday. The team will begin league play in the 2013 season.