Report: According to multiple reports coming out of Mexico, Benjamin Galindo Cruz from Chivas Guadalajara is set to join SJ Earthquakes for the upcoming 2019 season. So i personally asked one of my sources who lives in Mexico, he has confirmed the deal as well. The 19-year-old defender played under current SJ Earthquakes manager Matías Almeyda.
Rumor: Orlando City are apparently very close to acquiring Jhegson Méndez the Ecuadorian 21-year-old after reportedly already transferring to MLS. Jhegson currently plays in Independiente del Valle in Ecuador’s first division but has one appearance with Spanish team Cultural Leonesa. Jhegson was last rumored to join Brazilian team Atletico Paranaense but failed to complete the move not that long ago. Now according to multiple reports coming out of Ecuador and Brazil, he has already been transferred to MLS & will become an Orlando City SC player very soon. He has 5 appearances with the Ecuadorian national team.
Rumor: According to multiple reports coming out of Portugal. Brazilian defender Marcelo dos Santos Ferreira is a potential target for Chicago Fire and will most likely look to start negotiations with him. He joined Sporting CP in May, 2018. He has failed to make a single appearance for the team since joining. The 29-year-old Brazilian played most of his career in Rio Ave from 2011-2018.
Rumor: Argentinian striker Germán Cano has been rumored to be a potential target for Real Salt Lake. The 30-year old striker recently played for Independiente Medellín in Colombia. He recently posted a “good bye” on his social media to the Independiente Medellín fans.
Report: According to multiple reports, Guillermo Barros Schelotto has left Boca Juniors and is reportedly the number one target for Columbus Crew. Other reports coming out of Argentina has mentioned that he’s already negotiating with Columbus Crew to become the next manager. Barros Schelotto has managed Lanús & Boca Juniors. During his playing career, he played a total of 118 games for Columbus Crew from 2007-2010.
Report: According to multiple reports coming from all over the world. Frank de Boer is currently being targeted as a potential new manager for Atlanta United. I also have an inside source saying that he is currently being highly considered alongside Guillermo Barros Schelotto. The Dutch manager has managed Netherlands national team(Assistant), Ajax, Inter Milan, and Crystal Palace. He has been well know to being a very successful defensive player alongside his brother Ronald de Boer.
Update: Lucas Rodriguez to DC United is being finalized at the moment, and apparently Yamil Asad is currently negotiating with the club, Reports are telling me that DC United is currently trying to sign both players as their new wingers and move Paul Arriola as the right back for the team. My source has also confirmed, this is 75% done. Lucas Rodriguez was most recently in the United States a couple days ago visiting Universal Studios & Disney World in Florida.
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According to an inside source former Chicago Fire centerback Jonathan Campbell is headed to the Seattle Sounders in a trade, per sources. Not fully finalized yet, but withdrew from re-entry draft after it was agreed.
Report: According to multiple reports, DC United, Colorado Rapids, and LAFC have all been chasing American-Danish player Ryan Laursen. Ryan Laursen was born in Los Angeles, California. He played in Denmark all his career and even represented the Danish youth teams. The curren 26-year-old full back currently plays for Odense Boldklub in the first division of Denmark. Currently DC United according to the reports is leading the race and will start negotiating with the player fairly soon.
Report: According to multiple reports coming out of Argentina. DC United are currently targeting Estiadiantes 21-year-old Lucas Rodriguez. DC United might not be able to agree on a contract with Yamil Asad who’s current loan with DC United will end soon. So if Yamil Asad doesn’t take the amount they’re offering him, DC United will acquire Lucas Rodriguez, and Luciano Acosta will most likely become a designated player.