World Cup Veteran Ramón Núñez to Play for Mesquite Outlaws
World Cup Veteran Ramón Núñezto Play for Mesquite Outlaws
Honduras native also played for his country in 2008 Beijing Olympic Games
The Mesquite Outlaws are proud to announce the addition of veteran midfielder Ramón Núñez to the team’s 2019-2020 inaugural season roster. Per team and league policies, terms of the agreements were not disclosed.
Núñez, 34, has previous experience playing in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, he grew up in North Texas, graduating from W. T. White High School in Dallas. In 2004, he was drafted sixth overall in the MLS SuperDraft by the Dallas Burn, now FC Dallas.
“We’re thrilled to have a World Cup-caliber player like Ramon join our team,” said Outlaws Head Coach Tatu. “We think his vast experience will make him a team leader on and off the field.”
The midfielder has previously played for teams including Puebla and Cruz Azul (both in Mexico) and for Leeds United in England. His hobbies are spending time outdoors with his family, doing projects around the house and traveling.
“I’m very excited to be a part of this organization and looking forward to having a great season,” Núñez said.
The Mesquite Outlaws historic home opener against the Dallas Sidekicks is set for Nov. 30 in Mesquite Arena.
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The Major Arena Soccer League represents the highest level of professional arena soccer in the world. The MASL features teams across North America that play coast-to-coast in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The MASL is currently incorporated as a 501(c)6 not for profit corporation formed to promote the business and sport of arena soccer. MASL added a developmental league in 2017, bringing an additional 15 teams under the MASL umbrella and creating a path for players and franchises to develop and prepare for the Major Arena Soccer League.
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