Tulsa Roughnecks Announce Three Signings
Tulsa, OK– Tulsa Roughnecks FC has signed three new Defenders for the 2019 season, 26 year-old Moses Makinde, 21 year-old Luca Lobo, and 23-year old Renan Ferreira.
Makinde played college soccer at North Carolina University before moving on to play for North Carolina FC, White Hawk FC, Metalul Resita CSM, VfB Auerback, Whitehawk FC, and Syrianska SC.
“I am very excited to represent the Roughnecks this upcoming season,” said Makinde, “ We are looking to build something special. I am thankful for the coaching staff and management for giving me the chance to be a part of it all.”
Lobo previously played for Brazilian Club, Botafogo.
“I came from the youth system of Botafogo, the top club in Brazil, where I had many very successful years playing as a CB,” said Lobo, “We played various different Important tournaments in Brazil and overseas. I am very happy to join the Tulsa Roughnecks and I hope to have a wonderful 2019 season.”
Ferreira previously played for Canelas in Portugual.
“I am a very physical player and my height is my strength,” said Ferreira, “I am from Brazil, but my last team was in Portugal. I am very excited to join Coach Nsien and have a great 2019 season with the Roughnecks.”
The Tulsa Roughnecks kick off the 2019 season against the Portland Timbers, March 9th, at ONEOK Stadium. Get your season tickets now at www.roughnecksfc.com/tickets. Season tickets can also be purchased by calling 918-297-6808.
About Tulsa Roughnecks
Tulsa Roughnecks F.C. was reborn in 2015 when the professional soccer club began play in the United Soccer League (USL). The Roughnecks play in the USL Championship, one of the most successful professional soccer leagues in the world. The 2017 season marked the Roughnecks most successful campaign, as the team earned its first-ever playoff appearance. For more information on Tulsa Roughnecks F.C. and ONEOK Field, please visit RoughnecksFC.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.