TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Report
The Vancouver Whitecaps have been linked with one other player from a Portuguese large.
In accordance with Pedro Sepulveda of Portuguese information station SIC Noticias, Vancouver are in negotiations with Sporting CP over signing proper back Bruno Gaspar on loan with a purchase order possibility of round $1.75 million.
Bruno Gaspar em negociações para rumar à MLS https://t.co/12y1hUfnLB
— SIC Notícias (@SICNoticias) February 24, 2021
Gaspar, 27, joined Sporting forward of the 2018-19 season and has made 30 appearances for the membership. He spent 2019-20 on loan with Olympiakos in Greece.
Gaspar got here via the famed Benfica academy earlier than shifting to Vitoria Guimarães. He was a regular with Portuguese youth national teams however lately switched affiliations to Angola, the place he is made a handful of appearances.
In Gaspar and Adnan, the Caps may have the 2 best fullbacks in MLS on both side of the pitch. 😱https://t.co/UiyXJiOjGz
— 𝕲𝖑𝖆𝖘𝖘𝕮𝖎𝖙𝖞 (@GlassCityFC) February 24, 2021
Longtime Whitecap Jake Nerwinski has been the membership’s beginning proper back for just a few seasons, whereas first round SuperDraft selection Javain Brown can also be a proper back.
Earlier this offseason, Vancouver had been been linked with Benfica’s Chiquinho and Porto’s Otavio. They’ve additionally signed Colombian youth international Dieber Caicedo.