Alecko Eskandarian has been named assistant coach at New York Cosmos.
His father Andranik Eskandarian was a defender for the original Cosmos from 1978 to 1984.
â€śI am very excited to be joining the New York Cosmos,â€ť Eskandarian said. â€śI have many happy memories growing up around the Cosmos and this is a perfect place for me to continue my coaching career."
He arrives at Cosmos after a spell as Philadelphia Unionâ€™s youth technical director.