Motagua began to reinforce its squad. The 18-time soccer champion in Honduras made his first signings official, of several to come, for the Clausura 2023 Tournament that starts on January 21.
These are names that Diario La Prensa had already announced in the first instance, such as the hiring of Argentine striker Lucas Campana, from Club Deportivo Marathón, where he played in both tournaments in 2022.
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The South American striker had a formidable semester with the Sampedrana institution by scoring 16 goals in 38 games played, earning him his signature for the second most winning institution in Catracho football.
It should be noted that with the arrival of Campana, Motagua finally managed to terminate the pending contracts of the Argentines Fabricio Brener and Mauro Ortiz, therefore, the hiring of another foreigner in El Nido could come.
Minutes after announcing Campana, the current runners-up announced the hiring of playmaker Cristian ‘Pin’ Gutiérrez, who comes from Juticalpa where he was in the last championship that lifted the Promotion title.
The ‘Pin’ began the preseason with Motagua on Monday accompanied by right-back Kevin Álvarez, whose contract was also made official on Cyclone’s social networks.
Álvarez played the last three seasons at Real España, where after two finals reached, he became a free agent and went to play for the rival club of Olimpia, where he trained as a soccer player and played for nine years in the First Division.
The virtual presentation of the containment midfielder Edwin Maldonado is still missing, who already wore the deep blue along with the other new members at the start of the sports work.