The cream club completed the first of the last 3 signings they would make to have more arms in Liga 1 2023 and the Copa Sudamericana.
Three reinforcements would arrive University of Sports to conclude the 2023 squad. They are Paraguayan defender Williams Riveros (already featured), attacker Roberto Siucho and midfielder Yuriel Celi who are on the verge of fleshing out their link with the ‘U’. In this way, Carlos Compagnucci would have already assembled his team to fight for League 1 and break the 10-year losing streak; In addition to a good participation in the Copa Sudamericana.
The Paraguayan centre-back was unveiled as a brand new addition to the student squad last Tuesday. The ‘U”s latest foreign signing has signed a contract for the entire 2023 season.
The steering wheel would reach Hull City, although negotiations with Carlos A. Mannucci are ongoing. Once the deal is agreed, Ate’s expect Celi to be loaned out for this season.
Universitario would get Yuriel Celi’s signing. Photo: Composition/The Republic/Carlos Mannucci
The winger must be nationalized as a Peruvian in order to play and cannot fill a foreign position. However, his case is the closest as he trains with the team as a guest.
Juan Carlos Oblitas said he knew about the Siucho facility. Photo: Diffusion
The fearsome team of the ‘U’ for 2023
With the possible additions of these three players, the DT cream would have both defensive and offensive variants. In a classic 4-3-3 formation, that would be the eleventh that Compagnucci could stop.
- Goalkeeper: Jose Carvallo
- Defenders: Aldo Corzo, Williams Riveros, Matías Di Benedetto and Nelson Cabanillas
- Midfielders: Rodrigo Ureña, Horacio Calcaterra and Piero Quispe
- Forwards: Andy Polo, Roberto Siucho and Álex Valera.