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Cosmos announce Orient friendly

June 20, 2013
By ESPN staff
New York Cosmos will play English League One side Leyton Orient in a pre-season friendly on July 24.

The American side were relaunched in 2010 after disbanding in 1985 when they boasted stars such as Pele and Franz Beckenbauer.

Head coach Giovanni Savarese is assembling a team to compete in the North American Soccer League and has already completed the signing of former Spain international midfielder Marcos Senna.

Savarese said of the friendly: "I'm looking forward ...

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