FC Zurich Sign Argentine Center Back
Argentine center back Leonardo Sánchez (29 years, height 1.91 meters) has today signed a contract until June 30th 2017 with FC Zurich. The contract includes the option for extension by another season. He joins FC Zurich from Argentine club Unión Santa Fé, where he had been captain. Sánchez shall further stabilize our team’s defense and, in addition, assume an important leader role thanks to his experience.
The former player of Argentina’s junior national team, who has dual citizenship Argentina and Italy, is looking forward to joining FC Zurich: „I’m aware that expectations in me are high. But I’m looking forward to taking on these challenges and to supporting FC Zurich considerably in its further development“.
The Argentine is expected to take up practice with FC Zurich on January 12th 2016.