New York Role For Cobi Jones

Last updated : 13 January 2011 By Covsupport News Service
Former Coventry City midfielder Cobi Jones has become part of a consortium that is looking to get a MLS team in America.

Jones, who made 24 first team appearances for City in 1994/95 and had played for Vasco da Gama and La Galaxy, where he had a coaching role, has joined the New York Cosmos Group as a Director Of Football, which has acquired the name of the former team that once fielded players such as Pele, Franz Beckenbauer and Steve Hunt.

The group are now looking for a suitable stadium in the New York area