[NASL PREVIEW: Week 13]
The New York Cosmos get a second crack at clinching the NASL fall title when they travel to San Antonio on Saturday.
A Cosmos win over the Scorpions will set up a date with the Atlanta Silverbacks, the spring champions, Nov. 9 in Soccer Bowl 2013 in Atlanta.
If they don't win, the Cosmos get a chance to clinch Sunday if the Tampa Bay Rowdies, the only other team with a chance to catch them, don't win at FC Edmonton.
have won their last three games at Toyota Field -- all their wins of the spring season.
"We want to spoil their party," said Scorpions interim coach Alen Marcina
. "For us, this is our championship game. To be the best you have to beat the best. This is an opportunity to show our fans that we want to close out with our fourth win in a
row at home, and again spoil the Cosmos' party."
NASL FALL WEEK 13, Schedule:
Carolina vs. Atlanta
Minn. United vs. Fort Lauderdale
San Antonio vs. New York October
FC Edmonton vs. Tampa Bay NASL FALL, Standings
: PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-
25 New York 7-1-4 15/8
20 Tampa Bay 5-2-5 25/19
17 Carolina 5-5-2 15/15
17 Ft. Lauderdale 5-5-2 16/16
16 Atlanta 4-4-4 14/17
14 Minn. United 4-6-2 12/15
12 FC Edmonton 2-4-6 10/12
10 San Antonio 3-8-1 13/20 NASL LEADING SCORERS: 12 Hans Denissen
, San Antonio 12 Georgi Hristov
, Tampa Bay
12 Brian Shriver
, Carolina 9 Pablo Campos
, Minn. United 9+1 Luke
, Tampa Bay NASL FALL WEEK 14, Schedule:
Atlanta vs. New York
Carolina vs. San Antonio
vs. FC Edmonton
Tampa Bay vs. Minn. United
to watch NASL streams.)