Szetela continues comeback bid with Cosmos
[NASL] Danny Szetela, once considered up there with Freddy Adu, Jozy Altidore and Michael Bradley as the hottest U.S. prospects of their generation, will make his pro comeback with the New
York Cosmos, who begin play in the NASL in August.
Szetela, 26, played on the 2005 U.S. U-17 national team, the 2007 U.S. U-20 national team that beat Brazil and Uruguay and the 2008
Olympic team and earned three U.S. caps.
The midfielder was courted by some of Europe's biggest clubs before joining Racing Santander in Spain from the Columbus Crew in 2008.
But within two years he was out of pro soccer as a knee injury sidelined him.
He resurfaced this spring, playing for amateur team Icon FC of New Jersey's Garden State Soccer League during
its Open Cup run.
The Cosmos have begun training for their debut against Ft. Lauderdale on Aug. 3. They will head to England to face Leyton Orient July 24 and and Watford July 27 in
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily Cruz Azul and Toluca draw in first leg April 15, 10:19 p.m. |
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] The first leg of the 2014 Concacaf Champions final between Cruz Azul and ... Full slate of Saturday games follows first midweek game April 15, 9:07 p.m.
[MLS: Week 7] A full slate of games Saturday follows the first midweek match of the ... Union building to be successful for long term April 15, 9:01 p.m.
[MLS: Week 7] An extensive schedule of 36 Wednesday games begins this week with Philadelphia visiting ... U.S. under-15 girls national team roster April 15, 8:53 p.m.
[NATIONAL TRAINING CENTER CAMP] U.S. under-15 girls national team coach B.J. Snow has called up 36 ... Mexico pulls out win with pair of stoppage-time goals April 15, 8:51 p.m.
[USA UNDER-18 MEN] The U.S. under-18 men's national team suffered to a 4-3 defeat to Mexico ... FC Dallas forward Span on USL PRO team of the week April 15, 7:52 p.m.
[DOWN ON THE FARM] In his debut since joining Orlando City from FC Dallas, Brian Span ... What They're Saying April 15, 7:50 p.m.
"Anyone who messes around will stay at home, because it will mean that they can't handle ... Sub invades field to stop goal April 15, 7:41 p.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] A sub warming up near the goal runs onto the field ... What They're Saying April 15, 5:57 p.m.
"I saw the devastation firsthand. So anyone who's saying they're not thinking about [the World Cup] ... Cruz Azul's Corona has suspension extended April 15, 5:52 p.m.
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Cruz Azul's Mexican national team goalkeeper, Jesus Corona, already suspended from Tuesday night's ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives