2014 New York Cosmos season

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New York Cosmos
2014 season
Chairman Seamus O'Brien
Head Coach Giovanni Savarese
Stadium Shuart Stadium
NASL

Spring: TBD
Fall: TBD

Combined: TBD
Soccer Bowl TBD
U.S. Open Cup TBD
Home colors
Away colors

The 2014 New York Cosmos season will be the new Cosmos' second season of existence, playing in the new North American Soccer League. Including the previous franchise, this is the sixteenth season of a club entitled New York Cosmos playing professional soccer in the New York metropolitan area.

The season will follow the Spring / Fall format adopted by the NASL in 2013 with the Spring season starting on April 12th and lasting for 9 games until June 8th, while the Fall season will begin the night before the 2014 World Cup Final on July 12 and will last 18 games until November 1st. The winner of the Spring championship will again host the 2014 Soccer Bowl.[1]


Club[edit]

Roster[edit]

As of April 20, 2014.[2]

No. Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Maurer, JimmyJimmy Maurer      United States
2 Defender Freeman, HunterHunter Freeman      United States
3 Defender Gorskie, HunterHunter Gorskie      United States
4 Defender Mendes, CarlosCarlos Mendes (Captain)     United States
5 Midfielder Nane, JosephJoseph Nane      Cameroon
6 Defender Rovérsio, Rovérsio      Brazil
7 Midfielder Ayoze, Ayoze      Spain
8 Midfielder Díaz, DiomarDiomar Díaz      Venezuela
11 Forward Marošević, PeriPeri Marošević      United States
13 Midfielder Guenzatti, SebastiánSebastián Guenzatti      Uruguay
14 Midfielder Szetela, DannyDanny Szetela      United States
15 Defender Ockford, JimmyJimmy Ockford (on loan from Seattle Sounders FC)     United States
16 Midfielder Murphy, DaneDane Murphy      United States
17 Forward Dimitrov, StefanStefan Dimitrov      Bulgaria
18 Forward Stokkelien, MadsMads Stokkelien      Norway
19 Midfielder Senna, MarcosMarcos Senna      Spain
20 Forward Denissen, HansHans Denissen      Netherlands
21 Forward Diosa, DavidDavid Diosa      Colombia
22 Forward Noselli, AlessandroAlessandro Noselli      Italy
25 Midfielder Chirishian, HagopHagop Chirishian      United States
27 Forward Johnson, JemalJemal Johnson      United States
28 Midfielder Mulligan, JimmyJimmy Mulligan      United States
30 Midfielder Ferreira-Mendes, PauloPaulo Ferreira-Mendes      Brazil
33 Defender Nealis, JamesJames Nealis      United States

Competitions[edit]

Pre-season and Exhibitions[edit]

Pre-season[edit]

Exhibitions[edit]

NASL Spring Season[edit]

The Spring season will last for 9 games beginning on April 12 and ending on June 8. The schedule will feature a single round robin format with each team playing every other team in the league a single time. [7] Half the teams will host 5 home games and play 4 road games whereas the other half of the teams will play 4 home games and 5 road games. The Cosmos will play 5 of their games at home.[8] The winner of the Spring season will earn the right to host the Soccer Bowl 2014 Championship game.

Standings[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or qualification
1 New York Cosmos 2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 6
2 Minnesota United 2 2 0 0 4 1 +3 6
3 Carolina RailHawks 2 1 1 0 5 2 +3 4
4 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 2 1 0 1 3 4 −1 3
5 San Antonio Scorpions 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 3
6 Tampa Bay Rowdies 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 2
6 Indy Eleven 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 2
8 FC Edmonton 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
9 Ottawa Fury FC 2 0 0 2 1 4 −3 0
10 Atlanta Silverbacks 2 0 0 2 1 6 −5 0

Source: [1]
(C) = Season Champion; (H) = Will host the Soccer Bowl; (SB) = Qualified for the Soccer Bowl; (WC) = Woosnam Cup Winner
(ES) = Eliminated from the Season Championship; (EB) = Eliminated from Soccer Bowl Contention; (EW) = Eliminated from Woosnam Cup Contention
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
Standings updated as of April 19, 2014

Results[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 6 1 0 0 4 0 +4 1 0 0 1 0 +1

Last updated: April 19 2014.
Source: http://www.nasl.com/standings/season/8945

Results by round[edit]
Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Ground H A H A H A H A H
Result W W
Position 1 1

Last updated: April 19, 2014.
Source: http://www.nasl.com/standings/season/8945
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Match reports[edit]

NASL Fall Season[edit]

The Fall season will last for 18 games beginning on July 12 and ending on November 1. The schedule will feature a double round robin format with each team playing every other team in the league twice, one at home and one on the road. [9] The winner of the Fall season will play the winner of the Spring season in the Soccer Bowl 2014 Championship game except if the Spring and Fall Champions are the same team in which case the team with the best overall Spring and Fall record behind that team will be their opponent.

Standings[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or qualification
1 Atlanta Silverbacks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Carolina RailHawks 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 FC Edmonton 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Indy Eleven 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Minnesota United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 New York Cosmos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Ottawa Fury FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 San Antonio Scorpions 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Tampa Bay Rowdies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Source: [2]
(C) = Season Champion; (H) = Will host the Soccer Bowl; (SB) = Qualified for the Soccer Bowl; (WC) = Woosnam Cup Winner
(ES) = Eliminated from the Season Championship; (EB) = Eliminated from Soccer Bowl Contention; (EW) = Eliminated from Woosnam Cup Contention
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
Standings updated as of December 20, 2013

Results[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Last updated: 16 February 2014.
Source:[citation needed]

Results by round[edit]
Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Ground H A A H H A A H A H H A A H H A H A
Result
Position

Last updated: 20 December 2013.
Source: Spring season 2014 results
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Match reports[edit]

U.S. Open Cup[edit]

The Cosmos will compete in the 2014 edition of the Open Cup.

Squad Statistics[edit]

As of Match played 19 April 2014

Appearances and goals[edit]

No. Nat Pos Player Total NASL Spring Season NASL Fall Season U.S. Open Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 United States GK Jimmy Maurer 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
2 United States DF Hunter Freeman 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
3 United States DF Hunter Gorskie 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
4 United States DF Carlos Mendes 2 2 2+0 2 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 Cameroon MF Joseph Nane 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
6 Brazil DF Rovérsio 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
7 Spain MF Ayoze 2 1 2+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
8 Venezuela MF Diomar Díaz 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
13 Uruguay MF Sebastián Guenzatti 2 1 2+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
14 United States MF Danny Szetela 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
17 Bulgaria FW Stefan Dimitrov 1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
18 Norway FW Mads Stokkelien 2 1 2+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
19 Spain MF Marcos Senna 2 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
22 Italy FW Alessandro Noselli 1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
25 United States MF Hagop Chirishian 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 United States MF Jemal Johnson 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
Players who appeared for the New York Cosmos who are no longer at the club:

Goal scorers[edit]

Place Position Nation Number Name NASL Spring Season NASL Fall Season U.S. Open Cup Total
1 DF United States 4 Carlos Mendes 2 0 0 2
2 MF Spain 7 Ayoze 1 0 0 1
MF Uruguay 13 Sebastián Guenzatti 1 0 0 1
FW Norway 18 Mads Stokkelien 1 0 0 1
TOTALS 5 0 0 5

Disciplinary Record[edit]

Number Nation Position Name NASL Spring Season NASL Fall Season U.S. Open Cup Total
Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card
1 United States GK Jimmy Maurer 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
7 Spain MF Ayoze 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
8 Venezuela FW Díaz 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 United States MF Danny Szetela 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TOTALS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

No. Pos. Player Transferred From Fee/Notes Date Source
20 FW Netherlands Hans Denissen United States San Antonio Scorpions 2 January 2014 [10]
18 FW Norway Mads Stokkelien Norway Stabæk 31 January 2014 [11][12]

Out[edit]

No. Pos. Player Transferred To Fee/Notes Date Source
24 GK United States Kyle Reynish United States Chicago Fire 10 January 2014 [13]
12 GK United States Chad Calderone United States Free Agent Free February 2014 [14]
23 DF Colombia Juan Gonzalez United States Free Agent Free February 2014 [14]
26 FW Japan Satoru Kashiwase Japan Shimizu S-Pulse Loan return [14]
15 DF United States Korey Veeder United States Free Agent Free
18 FW Guatemala Henry David López United States Free Agent Free
20 DF United States Chris Rodd United States Free Agent Free
28 MF Chile Edison Bilbao Malta Balzan

Loan in[edit]

No. Pos. Player Transferred From Fee/Notes Date Source
15 DF United States Jimmy Ockford United States Seattle Sounders Season long 26 February 2014 [15]

References[edit]