TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Signing
The LA Galaxy have signed midfielder Victor Vazquez, the membership introduced Wednesday.
Vazquez, 34, is best recognized in MLS for his time with Toronto FC, the place he labored under present Galaxy head coach Greg Vanney. The midfielder had 16 goals and 25 assists in two seasons with TFC from 2017-18, enjoying an integral function within the membership’s historic 2017 treble during which they gained MLS Cup, Supporters’ Defend and the Canadian Championship.
After leaving Toronto, Vazquez spent the last few years in Qatar and then in Belgium, with KAS Eupen. He had been and not using a membership since October.
“Victor is a gifted, skilled and achieved player who’s accustomed to Greg and enjoying in Major League Soccer,” GM Dennis te Kloese said in a membership assertion. “He was a top, artistic player in our league whereas with Toronto and he’ll bring a great deal of management to our membership each on and off the field. We’re thrilled so as to add Victor to our roster and look forward to him representing the LA Galaxy.”
A product of Barcelona’s world-renowned academy, Vazquez made three appearances for the superclub earlier than signing with Club Brugge in Belgium. He made 173 appearances for the membership earlier than heading to Mexico to sign with Cruz Azul.
Vazquez, an attacking midfielder, provides choices for Vanney’s attack, presently highlighted by the likes of Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez, Sebastian Lletget, Samuel Grandsir, Sacha Kljestan and extra.