Orlando City wants to continue being a protagonist in the Major League Soccer after giving a couple of important tournaments, first in the MLS is Back where they reached the grand final and, later, in the regular season of the 25 tournament, after falling in the semifinal round against Minnesota United.
With everything and that Orlando has a well-structured team, the Florida team intends to reinforce its forward, because according to Super Deportivo, the ‘Lions’ want to make a bomb signing to the lead their ranks to forward center Alexandre Pato.
The former Brazilian national team is analyzing the offer of Orlando City, since it is not the only club that wants it, since there is also interest on the part of Argentinos Juniors, a club that will play the next edition of the Copa Libertadores.
Pato has the decision in his hands because he is not tied to any club, since he has not played for more than six months after ending his contract with Sao Paulo.
Without a doubt, this would be an important signing for Orlando in case it becomes a reality, because Pato has a extensive experience in Europe after playing in teams like AC Milan, where he scored 63 goals in 150 games, this in addition to his time at Chelsea and Villarreal. The forward also went through teams such as Tianjin Tianhai in China, Corinthians, Internacional and Sao Paulo in Brazil.
President of Argentinos Juniors recognizes his interest in Pato
In an interview for TyC Sports, Cristian Malaspina, president of the Argentine team, acknowledged that They have already sent their proposal to the former AC Milan player.
“We sent you a proposal, we are looking for it. It is a nice possibility, but he must define if he wants to come to live in Argentina. In it we look for hierarchy. We knew he was free and there were a lot of situations that made us take the definition of calling him. Now we wait … “.