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Whitecaps Sign Midfielder Deybi Flores to MLS Squad

Honduran Midfielder signed on a one-year loan deal from Club Deportivo Motagua

In addition to the announcement of WFC2 signings this morning, the Vancouver Whitecaps have also announced the signing of MF Deybi Flores on a one-year loan deal from Club Deportivo Motagua in Honduras.

"I'm very excited for this opportunity to come play with a great club like Whitecaps FC.  I'm eager to join the team and fight for my spot."

~Deybi Flores, Whitecaps FC midfielder

The 18-year old Honduran has started 16 of his 21 appearances for CD Motagua over the past two seasons and helped the club win the Liga Nacional title in the 2014-15 Apertura season.  Flores has also played for the Honduran U-17's and started five matches for at the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship helping Honduras qualify for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

"Deybi is a talented young box-to-box midfielder with a big upside.  He was one of the top players in the recent CONCACAF U-20 tournament and we are excited to welcome him to our club."

~Carl Robinson, Whitecaps FC Head Coach

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