New Mexico United Signs Micheal Azira

Former Chicago Fire Midfielder Michael Azira has Completed his Move to New Mexico United.

The Uganda Cranes international Midfielder has joined the  Club on afree transfer.

Azira ,has been without a Club since last November when he parted away with Major League Soccer giants Chicago Fire because his contract had  expired

The 33year midfield Dynamo brings experience to the Troy Lesesne coached team having featured in over 125 Major League Soccer games while at Seattle Sounders, Montreal Impact and Chicago Fire.

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The former SC Villa midfielder started his professional career in USA with Charleston Battery and made 40 regular season appearances before scoring a decisive goal in the 2012 USL championship final against Wilmington Hammerheads.

He also played for Lindsey Wilson College, University of Mobile Rams and Mississippi Brilla.

New Mexico United is an American professional soccer team based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Founded in 2018, the team currently plays in the USL Championship, the second division of American soccer.

The 2021 USL championship kickoff awaits approval from the federation and the league.

New Mexico United hosts its games at Isotopes park.The Stadium holds  acapacity of  13,500 spetators on Match day.

Peter Trevisani is the Owner of the club and it’s coached by Troy Lesesne.

Azira has represented the Uganda national team in the 2017 and 2019 AFCON final tournaments held in Gabon and Egypt  respectively.

Frank Fremer is a seasoned journalist, blogger and political analyst for over a decade in Uganda

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