What They're Saying: Rocco Commisso

“It’s a tough decision. I have not made up my mind yet. Clearly, if nobody let’s us play, how can we play? NISA doesn’t want us, the NPSL doesn’t want us and I’m just not going to field a team of amateurs. That’s not the Cosmos.”

-- Cosmos owner Rocco Commisso, undecided about the next step for the team he purchased in 2017 when it was playing in the NASL, which is involved in an antitrust lawsuit against U.S. Soccer and MLS. The Cosmos are leading the NPSL Members Cup in which three of the six teams have committed to playing in the NISA next season. (Front Row Soccer)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Rocco Commisso".
  1. Wallace Wade, September 30, 2019 at 2:17 p.m.

    This is where we are? Really? The New York Cosmos are unwanted and not allowed to play? If you would have told me this back when I was a ball boy for Beckenbauer, Chinaglia and Pele’ I would have thought you were drunk. This is a sad state of affairs and borderline “Mafia” behavior 

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