New York Red Bulls sign Brazilian midfielder Luquinhas
Luquinhas has been with Legia Warszawa for the last two-and-half seasons, playing 110 matches, scoring 12 goals and providing 18 assists.
The New York Red Bulls have announced the signing of Brazilian midfielder Luquinhas from Legia Warszawa. The 25-year-old joins on a three-year deal.
"We are delighted to add Luquinhas to our senior roster," said Head of Sport Kevin Thelwell. "We made it a priority to add a dynamic offensive player this offseason and he fits the bill. His extensive experience, especially at the Champions League level, will be beneficial to our young roster."
Luquinhas has been with Legia Warszawa for the last two-and-half seasons, playing 110 matches played and scoring 12 goals and providing 18 assists. He has also won back-to-back Ekstraklasa league titles with Legia Warszawa and was named 2020-21 Ekstraklasa Midfielder of the Season.
Struber welcomes Luquinhas
"I am pleased to welcome Luquinhas to our team," said Head Coach Gerhard Struber. "His ability to turn under pressure with his back to goal to create half spaces and driving into space and drawing defenders in to create chances for himself or teammates will be helpful for our team moving forward."