Cosmos Beat Caribbean Stars

Date Published: 
1977-09-03
Source: 
Lakeland Ledger
Page: 
1B

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Giorgio Chinaglia scored two goals and the Cosmos, champions of the North American Soccer League, defeated the Caribbean All-Stars, 5-2, Thursday night to kick off their post-season tour. Chinaglia scored in the 10th minute and again, on a penalty kick, at the 40th minute. Also scoring for the Cosmos was Pele, on an assist from Franz Beckenbauer, Topic, and Vito Dimitrivk. Sammy Llewellyn and Olmberg scored for the Caribbean all stars, both in the second half. Olmberg's goal came on a penalty. The Cosmos' next travel to Caracas to play a Venezuelan team.