In addition to Thiago Moraes, Los Angeles should welcome another young player from Portugal. Following the departure of Thiago Gallo to Juventus, a compatriot should succeed him in the northern defence.
LOSC strengthens its defense
Eager to find a successor to Thiago Gallo, LOSC appear to have found the rare gem. As revealed register, Rafael Fernandez He is preparing to join the French champions in 2021, where he is expected to complete his arrival process in the coming hours. Recently called up to the Portuguese squad, the 21-year-old defender has so far played for FC Arauca (11 caps), which is ninth in the Portuguese Championship.
Former resident of Sporting Lisbon's training centre, who still retains 50% of his rights, Rafael Fernandes must leave his country to try and take a step forward in his very young career. A path reminiscent of a path Thiago Santos, who also trained at Sporting before thriving at Estoril. A parallel can also be drawn with Alexandro, who had a few mentions during his recruitment for GD Chaves.
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