NEW YORK – And in the latest soccer result, the score is:
Mother Nature 1, Soccer 0
The Cosmos-Puerto Rico FC match scheduled for Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Estadio Juan Ramón Loubriel has been postponed due to pending arrival of Hurricane Irma. The hurricane is threatening to affect the northeastern Caribbean Islands and Puerto Rico Wednesday.
According to the National Hurricane Center, Hurricane Irma has strengthened into an “extremely dangerous” Category 5 storm. The North American Soccer League, Puerto Rico FC and the Cosmos made the decision to reschedule the game in the interest of fans, public, players and staff safety.
A makeup date for the Puerto Rico FC v NY Cosmos match has not been finalized at this time. The club will provide further updates in the upcoming days.
The Cosmos will travel to Florida to take on Miami FC on Wednesday, at 8 pm. Watch the game live on MSG Networks, BeIN Sports and BeIN Sports En Español.