Chicago Fire Loan Defender Kwame Watson-Siriboe to F.C. Tampa Bay
CHICAGO, IL (June 3, 2011) - The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that the club has loaned second-year defender Kwame Watson-Siriboe to F.C. Tampa Bay of the second division North American Soccer League through the end of the 2011 season.
"Sending Kwame to F.C. Tampa Bay for the remainder of the 2011 season allows for Kwame to play games and continue to develop as a defender," said Fire Technical Director and Interim Head Coach Frank Klopas.
Selected 26th overall (2nd round) by the Fire in the 2010 MLS SuperDraft, the University of Connecticut product has made 10 appearances, including seven starts, in MLS regular season matches during his time with the club.
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