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Valour FC Inks Defender

February 7, 2020 - Canadian Premier League (CPL) - Valour FC News Release

WINNIPEG, MB - Valour FC today announce the team has signed Panama international player Amir Soto to a contract.

Soto, 22, joins Valour FC from CD Universitario (Liga Panameña de Fútbol) where he spent the 2019 season.

"We are delighted to welcome Amir to the club, he's a player with great potential for us and also the Panamanian national team," said Valour FC Head Coach & GM Rob Gale. "We look forward to having a player of his pedigree within the club."

"I am very excited to be part of the Valour family," said Soto. "I look forward to arriving in my new city, meeting my teammates and playing in front of the great fans there."

In 2018, the defender signed with Ringkøbing IF (Danish Second Division) and then later that year was called up to the Panama senior team for a match against Venezuela.

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Amir Soto

Position: Defender

Height: 6'4"

Birthdate: November 4, 1997

Birthplace: Panama City, Panama

Nationality: Panama

Last club: CD Universitario (Liga Panameña de Fútbol)

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