Category Archives: NASL

Minnesota United joining forces with Twins to explore possibility of landing MLS team

The NFL’s Minnesota Vikings may have local competition in the quest for landing an MLS franchise, as NASL’s Minnesota United FC and MLB’s Twins have joined forces to explore the possibility of securing a team in the near future. Continue reading »

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NASL Ticker: Wynalda to manage Silverbacks from afar; Szetela signs Cosmos extension; and more

The Atlanta Silverbacks made an un-orthodox decision on Tuesday to remove the head coaching position, allowing Eric Wynalda to manage the team and be technical director from afar. Continue reading »

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Guenzatti signs extension with Cosmos

By DAN KARELL One day after signing a North American Soccer League Best XI player, the New York Cosmos re-signed a player that they hope could develop into one in the next few years. The Cosmos announced on Friday that … Continue reading »

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Cosmos sign NASL Best XI striker Denissen

The New York Cosmos announced Thursday that they signed forward Hans Denissen, who was named to the 2013 NASL Best XI after scoring 12 goals for the San Antonio Scorpions. Continue reading »

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Silverbacks add local ownership group

By DAN KARELL Heading into the 2014 North American Soccer League season, the Atlanta Silverbacks are not only welcoming in a new coach, but also a new ownership group. The Silverbacks announced today that they’ve brought in a new ownership … Continue reading »

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NASL releases 2014 spring season schedule

The NASL released their 2014 spring season schedule today, featuring nine matches for each team, highlighted with an opening weekend rematch between the New York Cosmos and Atlanta Silverbacks. Continue reading »

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Rowdies introduce Edwards as new owner

By MIKE GRAMAJO ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A new era has arrived for the Tampa Bay Rowdies. The Rowdies announced on Thursday afternoon that controlling interest of the club has been sold to multimillionaire entrepreneur Bill Edwards after five years … Continue reading »

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Timbers to host Rose City Invitational preseason tournament

By DAN KARELL Before hosting the Major League Soccer All-Star game or their first regular season game of the 2014 calendar year, the Portland Timbers will be hosting their third-annual preseason tournament, the Rose City Invitational. Between Feb. 23 and … Continue reading »

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