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New York Red Bulls defenseman Kyle Ducan has sign a pre-contract agreement with the Belgian party KV Oostende.

The right-back has been linked for some time with a return to Europe, with Ostend becoming the favorite for his signing.

It is now confirmed that Duncan has signed an agreement until 2025 with the team currently occupying 13th place in the Belgian Premier Division A. He will officially join his new club on December 1 and will only be able to play in January.

“Kyle is a player who has been on our radar for a long time,” Ostend Executive Chairman Gauthier Ganaye said in a statement. official statement. “Because the season in the United States is now over and his contract ended there, we can sign him for free, despite stiff competition from several European clubs.

“Because he grew up with the Red Bulls style of play, [Kyle] fits perfectly into our system: it’s a modern right-back that combines speed and good crosses. He will arrive in Belgium on December 1st [and] will train with the team for six weeks before they can play their first game after the winter break.

“Because the [MLS] the season has just ended, he is physically very sharp and will be ready for use immediately. I’m really happy that we were able to get this deal done so early. “

Duncan was one of red bulls‘most important players in 2021 as they reached the MLS Cup playoffs for a 12th consecutive season. The 24-year-old was first among his teammates in the regular season in interceptions (59) and successful dribbles (58), and second in tackles (146).

The special one United States The international is a solid one-on-one defender and doesn’t need a second invite to leap forward and support the attack, making him the perfect modern full-back.

This is Duncan’s second visit to Europe after spending time with the French team at Valenciennes between 2015 and 2017.

This article was originally published on 90min as Kyle Duncan signs pre-contract agreement with KV Oostende.



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