FC Dallas signs Costa Rica midfielder Alvaro Sánchez

April 3, 2009

Costa Rican forward/midfielder Alvaro Sánchez will head off to Texas after U.S. soccer team FC Dallas signed him in a loan deal from Asociación Deportiva San Carlos, Dallas General Manager Michael Hitchcock said Friday.

A 24-year-old left-footed midfielder from Ciudad Quesada, in north-central Costa Rica, Sánchez has scored 10 goals and added 14 assists in 44 appearances with AD San Carlos, where he has played since 2007, according to the Dallas team´s press release announcing the deal.

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