Actual Salt Lake has signed Damir Kreilach from German second-tier membership Union Berlin, permitting the 28-year-old midfielder to meet a objective of taking part in in the USA.
Kreilach, a former Croatia youth worldwide who had been below contract at Union Berlin till 2019, will be a part of Actual Salt Lake instantly, the German group introduced on Wednesday. The switch charge was not disclosed.
“I’ve solely performed for 2 golf equipment in my 10 years as a professional — Riejka and Union,” Kreilach mentioned, based on Union’s web site. “I’ve now had the prospect to make a dream come true and transfer to America with my household.
“I’m very grateful that Union allowed me to take this opportunity. I do know that this isn’t a given.”
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Kreilach, who served as Union’s captain between July 2014 and October 2015, scored 33 targets in 157 appearances for the membership.
“There couldn’t have been a greater membership for me than Union,” mentioned Kreilach, who joined Union from Riejka in 2013. “These have been extremely good and emotional years. A brand new journey for me and my household begins now. A brand new nation, a brand new language, a brand new tradition. I wished to expertise that as a professional.”
Stephan Uersfeld is the Germany correspondent for ESPN FC. Comply with him on Twitter @uersfeld.