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Chicago Fire FC Acquires Argentine Winger Ignacio Aliseda as Young Designated Player

CHICAGO (Feb. 19, 2020) – Chicago Fire FC announced today that the Club has acquired 19-year-old winger Ignacio Aliseda via transfer from Superliga Argentina side Defensa y Justicia. Aliseda will be added to the Fire’s roster as a Young Designated Player pending a medical and receipt of his International Transfer Certificate (ITC) and P1 Visa. He is under contract with the Fire through the 2023 season.

“Ignacio is already such an impressive player despite being only 19-years-old,” said Chicago Fire FC Head Coach Raphael Wicky. “He is very quick and technically gifted and has a great mentality.