Connect with us

Local

Lebese’s Signs New US Deal

The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC have announced that the clresigned resigned George Lebese’s for a year. The deal is subject to league and federation approval.

Lebese was an integral part of the Switchbacks in 2020 as he appeared in all 16 games, starting 14 of them. The South African recorded two goals and provided an assist in his first season in Colorado Springs. 

Switchbacks General Manager, Brian Crookham was happy about the decision to extend and said

“Retaining him allows us to build around his experience as we put the finishing touches on a roster that we believe will fight for a playoff spot from day one.”

The 31 year old expressed delight at his new contract as he appears to be enjoying life in the United States.

“I’m very excited for yet another opportunity with the Switchbacks,” said Lebese. ” A great challenge lies ahead on the 2021 season with a wonderful stadium downtown. I’m looking forward to working hard with the group and making the fans proud.”

Comments

More in Local