Leeds United: Ex-Whites star Cantona joins New York Cosmos

Former Leeds United star Eric Cantona has joined the New York Cosmos as their new director of soccer.

"I am very honoured to join the legendary New York Cosmos," the Frenchman said.

"It's a big project, a wonderful project. The Cosmos are very strong, beautifully made, with a great past. It's kind of a mix between football and art."

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