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I will also be in Bradenton next week and will wrote more stories then. If there are certain players (Miguel Almiron, for instance) or issues you would like to me to write about, let me know.
The team's announced acquisitions are: goalkeepers
, Alex Kapp and Alex Tambakis, defenders Mikey Ambrose, Bloom, Greg Garza,
, Michael Parkhurst and Miles Robinson, midfielders Yamil Asad, Almiron,
, Harrison Heath, Kevin Kratz, Jeff Larentowicz, Chris McCann and Michael Wheeler-Omiunu, and forwards Kenwyne Jones, Jeffrey Otoo, Jacob Peterson, Brandon Vazquez, Hector Villalba and
The team is expected to announce several more signings this week.
Joining the team are academy players Lagos Kunga, Michael Ille, Patrick Okonkwo, Carlos Asensio, James Brighton, Dylan Gaither and Kendall Edwards.
Here are the dates to note:
Jan. 24–Feb. 4, First phase of training at IMG Academy, Bradenton, Fla.
Feb. 6–Feb. 9, Training, Atlanta
Feb. 10, Training, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Feb. 11 vs. Chattanooga FC, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Feb. 13–16, Training, Atlanta
Feb. 17 –25, Final phase of training, Charleston, S.C.
Feb. 18 vs. Columbus Crew SC, Charleston, S.C.
Feb. 22 vs. Seattle Sounders, Charleston, S.C.
Feb. 25 vs. Charleston Battery, Charleston, S.C.