• Friday Jan 06, 2017

    Saprissa inks Anderson Leite on loan deal

    New Saprissa loan acquisition Anderson Leite (pictured) takes a look around the Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma in Tibas, San Jose, Costa Rica, on January 5, 2017. (Photo courtesy of Deportivo Saprissa)

    SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – Saprissa announced Thursday that it has acquired midfielder Anderson Leite on loan from Brazilian Serie B side Londrina.

    Anderson Leite, a 23-year-old Brazilian scored one goal in 15 games in 2016. He played for Atletico Goianiense a year earlier.

    “I’m very happy to be playing with Saprissa,” Anderson Leite said on the club’s website. “I hope to win on the field. I want to do the best for you (the fans.”

    The Monstruo Morado, which won its 33rd Costa Rican league title last month, opens the 2017 Invierno on Sunday at San Carlos. It will be without the services of midfielders Ulises Segura and Marvin Angulo, and goalkeeper Danny Carvajal for five games potentially. The trio were called up to Costa Rica for the 2017 Copa Centroamericana, which will be played from January 13-22 in Panama.

  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

SCL Finalists: Domestic League Preview (Oct. 20, 2017)

After posting a win over Olimpia in the first leg of their Scotiabank CONCACAF League final, Santos de Guapiles has the weekend off from domestic play

Well done, Boselli!

On Saturday, for Leon, one streak continued and another ended.

SCL Finalists: Domestic League Preview (Oct. 13, 2017)

This is weekend marks the last domestic league matches before Olimpia and visiting Santos de Guapiles open their Scotiabank CONCACAF League final Thursday at the Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.

Santos’ Chaves on SCL final: “The priority is Olimpia”

Santos de Guapiles has never won a first-division or international title.

CONCACAF Weekend Watch (Oct. 13-15, 2017)

CONCACAF.com provides an offering of storylines for you to follow during domestic league action this weekend.