CF Montreal loan Tomas Giraldo to CPL’s FC Edmonton for 2021 season


CF Montreal have loaned homegrown midfielder Tomas Giraldo to Canadian Premier League side FC Edmonton for the 2021 season with out a proper to recall the player, it was introduced Friday.

Giraldo, 17, was signed by Montreal in June 2020 after creating of their academy. With a deep roster of homegrown talent, Montreal additionally not too long ago loaned two others to CPL teams for 2021 with a proper to recall: defender Karifa Yao to Cavalry FC and defender Keesean Ferdinand to Atletico Ottawa.

“As we did with the Karifa Yao and Keesean Ferdinand loans, we wish to give Tomas a possibility to play minutes this season and gain expertise”, sporting director Olivier Renard said in a membership launch. “I reiterate that now we have great confidence in our young Homegrown players and {that a} loan is a optimistic step of their growth.”

Giraldo was born in Colombia, although represented Canada on the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil. He joined Montreal’s U-13 team in 2015 from FSS Salaberry and awaits his MLS debut.

CF Montreal are getting into their second season under head coach Thierry Henry. It’s been a busy offseason for the membership, starting from an total rebrand to a slew of incoming and outgoing transactions. 


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here