Khel Now logo
HomeSportsT20 WC 2024Live Score

ISL- Indian Super League

Odisha FC announce signing of Spanish winger Aridai Cabrera

Published at :August 16, 2021 at 5:28 PM
Modified at :December 13, 2023 at 1:01 PM
Post Featured Image

(Courtesy : OFC Media)

Joseph Biswas

The 32-year-old is the fifth overseas recruit for the Juggernauts ahead of the upcoming season.

Odisha FC has reached an agreement with Aridai Cabrera that sees the Spanish winger representing the Bhubaneswar-based club in the eighth edition of the Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL).

The 32-year-old winger comes with vast experience of playing professional football for various Spanish teams after starting his youth career with Universidad LP. He also made his maiden senior appearance for Universidad LP B in 2006 and played for their senior team the very next year.

[KH_ADWORDS type="4" align="center"][/KH_ADWORDS]

He has also represented other clubs like RCD Mallorca, Girona FC, Betis B, Hospitalet, Sabadell FC, Huracan, Valencia B, Cultural Leonesa and Las Palmas.

Words from player and club

After signing for Odisha FC, Aridai Cabrera expressed, "I am very happy to sign for Odisha FC and I am really excited to play in India. I want to meet my teammates soon and start preparing for the upcoming season. We will definitely make sure that Odisha FC does well in the next ISL."
Odisha FC's latest foreign recruit Aridai Cabrera

Speaking about the new foreign signing, Head Coach Kiko Ramirez commented, "Aridai is an electric player who can change the game with the magic that is needed in football. He is a footballer with a very refined technical quality and capable of surpassing the opponents with his feints. He is a dribbler and with his speed, we can say that he is a different footballer. If he is motivated and people are with him, he can have a big impact in the ISL."


Welcoming Aridai, OFC Club President Mr. Raj Athwal said, "We are delighted to capture the signing of Aridai after beating off interest from elsewhere to get him. He is a skillful and exciting player, who has knowledge and experience in the game, and will be invaluable to the younger members of our squad."

For more updates, follow Khel Now on TwitterInstagram and join our community on Telegram.