TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Report
Back to Romania for one more attacker?
In keeping with main Romanian outlet GSP, NYCFC are set to sign attacking midfielder Alex Matan from FC Viitorul for round $1.5 million.
Matan, 21, has been a regular with Romanian youth national teams, together with with the U-21s most just lately. He has one goal and six assists in 22 appearances with Viitorul this season.
NYCFC at present have Romanian international Alexandru Mitrita on loan at Al-Ahli. He was signed from the Romanian top flight, the place Matan at present performs.
TALENT OF THE DAY
Player function: superior playmaker
Strengths: tempo, passing, imaginative and prescient, creativity, ball management, dribbling, aptitude, agility
Related kind of player: Manuel Lanzini
— Football Talent Scout – Jacek Kulig (@FTalentScout) October 19, 2020
NYCFC at present have two open Designated Player spots and a treasure trove of Normal Allocation Cash from trades of Alex Ring (to Austin FC) and Ronald Matarrita (FC Cincinnati). They’re anticipated so as to add a couple of pieces to the attack this winter for head coach Ronny Deila.
Matan can be snug enjoying left wing, the place Mitrita largely occupied earlier than departing. His positional flexibility would permit him to each share the field with star No. 10 Maxi Moralez and present cowl for the soon-to-be 34-year-old.