The New York Cosmos

Pele Making an Appearance Prior to Kickoff at Home Opener Today

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Pele, along with the current squad and the Soccer Bowl trophy, will be apart of a special pre-game trophy ceremony at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium today!

The 2014 home opener is tonight!

Prior to the 5 p.m. ET kickoff vs. the Atlanta Silverbacks, Pele, along with NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson and Senator Jack Martins will partake in a trophy presentation to celebrate last year’s Soccer Bowl championship win.

The first 5,000 fans in attendance get a limited edition Pele shirt. There will also be other promotions at home games throughout the season.

It's not to late! To purchase tickets to the Cosmos home opener today, click here.

Getting to the game has never been easier! Check out this video showing the commute from Penn. Station to Shuart Stadium via the LIRR.