Sounders FC loan midfielder Emanuel Cecchini to Unión de Sante Fe
SEATTLE, WASHING. – Sounders FC announced today that it has loaned out midfielder Emanuel Cecchini to Argentine club Unión de Sante Fe until the end of 2020. Cecchini joined Sounders FC in August last season on loan from Spanish club Málaga CF , making four appearances for the Rave Green, with his only start coming to Colorado on September 7.
“We would like to thank Emanuel for his time with the club last season helping us win the MLS Cup title,” Sounders FC General Manager and Soccer President Garth Lagerwey said. “We wish him the best for the future as he returns home to play in Argentina.”
In the same way Signing today of Brazilian midfielder João Paulo as designated player, The Sounders FC roster has 21 players, including three goalkeepers, five defenders, eight midfielders and five forwards. The Rave Green are training at Starfire Sports this weekend and early next week ahead of a closed-door friendly against Sacramento Republic FC on Wednesday February 5 at CenturyLink Field, before heading to Mexico City on Thursday February 6 for a second offside. -Preseason camp in town. The club next travel to Honduras for the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League game against CD Olimpia on February 20.
TRANSACTION: Sounders FC loan midfielder Emanuel Cecchini to Unión de Santa Fe throughout 2020 on January 31, 2020.
LINEUP OF THE FIRST TEAM OF CURRENT FC SOUNDERS
GOALKEEPERS (3): Stefan Cleveland, Stefan Frei, Trey Muse
DEFENDERS (5): Xavier Arreaga, Joevin Jones, Kelvin Leerdam, Nouhou, Shane O’Neil
MIDFIELDS (8): Handwalla Bwana, Jordy Delem, Danny Leyva, Nicolás Lodeiro, João Paulo, Cristian Roldan, Harry Shipp, Gustav Svensson
BEFORE (5): Will Bruin, Justin Dhillon, Jordan Morris, Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez, Raúl Ruidíaz