Grand Rapids, MI – Grand Rapids Football Club announced today that the club has signed Brandon Gomez for the 2019 National Premier Soccer League Season.
Gomez, a Goalkeeper, is currently playing in Spain for CD Almunecar City and has played the last three NPSL campaigns with Orange County FC. During the 2018 season, he was named the Southwest Conference Best XI Goalkeeper and NPSL Best XI Goalkeeper for the West after leading Orange County to the West Region Final. He played collegiately at NAIA powerhouse Vanguard University, being named to the United Soccer Coaches All-Southwest Region team and NAIA National Defensive Player of the Week. He originally hails from Los Angeles, CA.
“I am beyond excited to join GRFC for the 2019 season” said Gomez. “I am excited to meet the staff, the team, and most importantly the fans in Grand Rapids and I am ready to do anything I can to help GRFC lift the national championship trophy at the end of the season.”
GRFC Head Coach Lewis Robinson commented “Brandon is an excellent fit for us at the goalkeeper position. His style of play and strengths as a distributing goalkeeper fit the way we want to play perfectly. In speaking to him it is noticeable immediately that is on board with the club’s vision and goals. His experience both internationally and at the top end of the NPSL will allow him to come right in and be a great fit for our team.”
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