Chicago Fire Loan Juan Luis Anangono to LDU Quito

Forward Joins Ecuadorian Side On Loan

CHICAGO, Ill. (July 3, 2014) – The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced Thursday that the club has loaned forward Juan Luis Anangono to Ecuadorian Serie A Side LDU Quito on a six-month loan. Per club and MLS policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“Both the club and Juan were looking for an option for him to gain consistent playing time,” said Fire head coach and Director of Soccer Frank Yallop. “The loan has been in the works for a while now and both parties agreed that it is best that Juan return to Ecuador for the next six months and continue to play full matches. We’re looking forward to keeping tabs and monitoring his progress.”

Anangono joined the Fire on July 23, 2013 from Argentinos Juniors of the Argentine Primera Division. The Ibarra, Ecuador product made his Fire debut in a 2-1 win over the Montreal Impact on Aug. 10, 2013. In 28 appearances for the Men in Red, Anangono has scored four goals and added one assist.

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Juan Luis Anangono
Forward
6'1"
170 lbs.
April 13, 1989
Ibarra, Ecuador
Ecuador
Loaned to LDU Quito July 3, 2014