Spanish defender Ramon Soria has completed a return to FC Edmonton after agreeing to re-sign for the club. The veteran defender was in talks with the club concerning a return to where he has once called home and whose badge he has previously played so hard for.
He played most part of the 2019 season as a holding midfielder and flourished excellently in that position. He is a graduate of the Villarreal youth academy and featured in 13 appearances for Spain’s youth teams.
After leaving Spain, be joined North American sides Ottawa Fury FC and Puerto Rico FC in the NASL. He has also played for clubs in is homeland, in Norway, and in Slovenia.
Soria represented Spain at the 2006 UEFA European u-17 Championship and was teammates with Chelsea legend César Azpilicueta and former Barcona player Bojan Krkić. Alan Koch, Edmonton’s head coach revealed his excitement after the club completed the signing and added that he has always been a fan of the defender.