Fortaleza announces Lucero as a new reinforcement for the 2023 season

the attacker Juan Martin Lucero is one other reinforcement of Strength for the 2023 season. Goal of difficulties with the previous staff, Colo-Colo, the Argentinian participant hit with the Tricolore to Pichi. The membership acquired 100% of the financial rights of the participant who has a contract till December 31, 2025. The announcement was made this Friday (13).

The participant landed in the Ceara capital early this Thursday. In 2022, with Colo-Colo, he scored 24 objectives and made six assists. Lucero is a native of Mendoza, Argentina. This will probably be the participant’s first expertise in Brazilian soccer. The participant performed towards Fortaleza itself in the 2022 Libertadores group stage.

“I confronted a nice membership right here in the Libertadores, with a nice crowd, the stadium was offered out. So now I’ve all this in my favor, with my teammates who’re nice gamers and with the followers who assist us, I believe it will likely be very stunning,” mentioned the athlete.

Fortaleza president Marcelo Paz talks about the new signing. The reinforcement reveals the previous curiosity in bringing the participant into the tricolor line-up.

“He is one in all the greatest strikers in South America immediately. He is a trendy athlete, with good motion in assault, not so mounted ‘9’ however has high quality beneath, aerial ball, infiltration. American. We tried to convey him final yr, it was not attainable and now we now have reached an settlement after he left Colo-Colo. He involves rank our attacking piece and I believe he’ll assist us a lot in the completely different competitions, he has worldwide expertise, he has expertise in soccer normally and I wished to play in Brazilian soccer as nicely”, assessed the supervisor.


Lucero is understood as ‘the cat’ (the cat, in Spanish). On social networks, the membership introduced the participant by means of a cat adoption marketing campaign. In it, everybody who adopts a pet will win an official Fortaleza jersey. See:


Name: Juan Martin Lucero
Date of delivery: 30.11.1991 – 31 years previous
Position: Center Forward
Place of delivery: Mendonza-ARG
Clubs: Defensa y Justicia-ARG, Sportivo Belgrano-ARG, Independiente-ARG, Johor-MAL, Tijuana-MEX, Godoy Cruz-ARG, Vélez Sarsfield-ARG, Colo-Colo-CHI and Fortaleza.

Lucero strikes with Fortaleza.

Mateus Amorim/Fortaleza EC


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