Storm FC signs defender Leonardo Vela
Storm FC announced on Monday that the club has signed the Argentinian defender Leonardo Vela.
Vela (5’11”, 170) is originally from La Plata, Argentina. The 34-year-old played for the prestigious clubs such as Talleres, Quilmes in Argentina, UD Merida, SD Compostela and FC Marbella in Spain before coming to the United States to play for Storm FC.
Enrique Cortina, General Manager, describes Vela as an experienced and talented player. “Leo is strong on the tackle, effective in the air and has the defensive IQ to keep the team out of trouble in the own zone. He commands the back line with confidence.”
Name: Leonardo Vela
Place of Birth: La Plata, Argentina
Position: Center Defender