Tegucigalpa (Honduras), Aug 15 (IANS) Argentine defender Esteban Espindola has signed with Olimpia, the Tegucigalpa-based Honduran league club said.
The 26-year-old Espindola told reporters on arrival at Tegucigalpa’s Toncontin International Airport on Tuesday that he hoped to “adapt quickly to Honduran football” and “to be a key player for Olimpia.”
Espindola, who played for Argentina’s San Martin, said he was determined to “give my best” to Olimpia, the most popular club in Honduras, reports Efe.
Olimpia has won 30 titles since the Honduran Professional football league staged its first tournament in 1965, making it the winningest club in the Central American country.
Espindola said he had been following Olimpia and would meet with coach Nahum Espinoza to learn about his plans and start working to meet the club’s expectations.