Chicago Fire are currently in final stages of signing Swedish Center Back Joakim Nilsson from IF Elfsborg. Chicago Fire has also been confirmed to be in final stages of adding Gaitán to the team for the upcoming season. Nilsson will be an important piece in the Chicago Fire defense after losing multiple defenders during the transfer window. The 25-year-old defender has made 6 appearances for the Swedish international team and has previously played for IF Älgarna, GIF Sundsvall, & IF Elfsborg.
Nico Gaitán has officially left Dalian Yifang in the Chinese super league and been confirmed to be joining Chicago Fire. Chicago Fire is a team who has been struggling to sign players and have a solid team. Gaitán will be a key player alongside Katai this upcoming season. Gaitán will be signing as a TAM player. The 31-year-old has previously played for Spanish giants Atlético Madrid & most recently Dalian Yifang in China. Is this a good move for Chicago Fire?
Official: Ola Kamara has officially left California to travel to China to finalize a deal with an unnamed club. LA Galaxy did release a statement confirming this move. According to sources, Ola Kamara’s move to China will be bringing in a good amount of transfer fee towards LA Galaxy. Deal is 90% done as he’s already on his way to China.
Official: David Beckham’s new MLS club Inter Miami CF has officially announced the signing of former Real Salt Lake & FC Dallas midfielder Javier Morales as an academy coach. The 39-year-old retired Argentine last played in 2017 for FC Dallas making 15 appearances. Javier Morales will be bringing it a lot of experience into the Inter Miami academies. Inter Miami is set to begin in 2020 after the upcoming 2019 season.
Official: Portland Timbers have officially signed Paraguayan international Jorge Moreira. The 29-year-old right back will be joining Portland Timbers on loan for the 2019 season but with an option for Portland Timbers fo permanently buy. Jorge Moreira has previously played for Paraguayan club Libertad and most recently River Plate. He also has 17 appearances with the Paraguayan international team.
Report: My inside source has confirmed that Orlando City SC have finalized a deal with Portuguese international Luis Nani. This deal will be making Luis Nani a DP player for Orlando City SC. Luis Nani has been rumored to join the club in the past but nothing ever happened. Most recently, Luis Nani starting following multiple MLS accounts on social media and hinting a deal with the MLS club.
The Portuguese 32-year-old veteran is very well known for being a previous star at Manchester United a couple years ago. Nani, 32, has seven goals in 16 league appearances for Sporting this season. He has featured 129 times for the club, but made his name at Manchester United, where he had 40 goals and 73 assists in 230 matches. Nani also featured for Fenerbahce, Lazio and Valencia in recent years.
Report: According to an inside source, Vancouver Whitecaps will officially be signing Fredy Montero to a 2-year-deal. The Colombian striker has previously played for Vancouver Whitecaps in 2017 scoring 14 goals in 36 appearances. He currently has been released and is a current free agent from Sporting CP. The 31-year-old striker has previously played for Seattle Sounders from 2009-2014.
Breaking: FC Cincinnati have officially acquired the rights of Kekuta Manneh from Columbus Crew for approximately $400,000 in allocation money. Kekuta Manneh. FC Cincinnati have also officially announced the signing of 24-year-old Gambian/American forward Kekuta Manneh not that long ago. Kekuta Manneh has played for Vancouver Whitecaps, Columbus Crew, Pachuca, and most recently St. Gallen.
Official: NY RedBull have officially signed Mathias Jørgensen. The 18-year-old Danish striker most recently played for Odense Boldklub. The 18-year-old striker has made a total of 16 appearances and scoring 2 goals for Odense Boldklub. He has also made 6 appearances and scoring 1 goal for the Danish U-19 team. He will be signed to a multi-year contract.
Official: Montreal Impact have acquired Bologna FC 1909 striker Orji Okwonkwo on loan. He will join the club upon receiving his international transfer certificate, his visa, and passing his medical. The 21-year-old Nigerian played the last three seasons in Italy with Bologna & Brescia. He has scored 3 goals in 27 Serie A games with Bologna FC.