ISL Transfer Watch: FC Goa sign Alvaro Vazquez from Kerala Blasters for two years

The deal will see the Spanish Don Orange jersey appear until the summer of 2024.

In the ISL 2021-22 season, the striker had eight goals and two assists to his name as he led the Blasters to the final for the first time since 2016.

“I am very happy to be associated with FC Goa,” Vazquez said

After signing the marked line.

“The club has an ambitious project and a style of play that I love. After talking to the club officials and Edu (Bedia) I was convinced that I could have the best version of myself here.

“For me, Goa is the biggest club in ISL. Last season may not have been the best for the club, but I’m sure we’ll definitely be at the top this coming season. I heard and saw his fans. Goa who loves football. I want to experience playing in Fatorda. Honestly, I can’t wait to play my first game in club colors. ,

Gaur has signed Lavaro Vazquez. Image: FC Goa

FC Goa football director Ravi Pushkur also expressed happiness over the arrival of the striker. “We are just happy to have Alvaro. He is the one we have looked down on long before he came into Indian football and considering that he is already friendly to India, we rushed to secure his services this summer when the opportunity arises. ”

Born in Barcelona, ​​Vazquez spent most of his football career in Spain. And while Vazquez is now playing at his best potential, he could be ready for a better season than ever before.

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The 31-year-old took his son to the youth team of La Liga club RCD Espanyol. He then rose to the rankings and was eventually promoted to his first team in 2010. That same season, he also made his Spanish top-flight debut against Real Madrid and denied him victory by scoring against Barcelona.

Two years later, the striker moved to base Getafe where he spent four seasons. It was during this period that Vazquez got its first taste of Premier League action when it was given a loan to Swansea City on a short-term contract.

In 2016, the Spaniard returned to Espanyol where he stayed until 2019. His other former clubs include Gymnastics de Taragona, Real Zaragoza and Sporting de Gijon in the Segunda division.

Before becoming part of the team that won the UEFA U-21 Euro in 2013, the former junior international from Spain, Vazquez emerged as the highest run scorer at the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

In his long football career of 17 years, Vazquez has scored 80 goals as well as 344 assists in 19 competitive matches.

Some of the notable coaches he has played include Mauricio Pochettino, Michelle Laudrup and Quick Sanchez Flores.

Although FC Goa did not make it to the ISL play-offs this time around, Gaur ended the season positively with a glimpse of what the team can really do on a good day and with Vazquez’s signature. Offensive option.

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