"MSG Networks is proud to be the regional home of Cosmos soccer,” said MSG Network vice president Armando Polanco. "It's a new era for the legendary American club and we are excited to watch the Cosmos defend their NASL title."
MSG’s coverage will launch with the Cosmos April 8 game at Miami FC. The Cosmos April 1 home opener, also against Miami FC, will air on WPIX, Channel 11, marking the first time the a game by the new NASL’s Cosmos will air live on broadcast television
"Television is a critically important piece to building and sustaining a successful professional sports brand,” said Cosmos’ Chief Operating Officer Erik Stover. “With WPIX and MSG, we have found two exceptional partners to help bring the fun and excitement of Cosmos’ games to millions of homes in the New York metropolitan area.”
In addition to the regional coverage, some Cosmos games will air on the national television. The NASL is expected to announce its national television deal next week.
Last season, Cosmos games aired on ONE World Sports.