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SD Loyal Signs Trio of Players Through 2020 Season

By San Diego Loyal, 09/01/20, 3:00PM PDT


Former Xolos Players, Guido and Rubin, and Morad join the club heading into Wednesday’s match against Las Vegas Lights FC

San Diego, CA (Sept. 1, 2020) – San Diego Loyal Soccer Club (SD Loyal) announced today the signing of three players – Alejandro Guido, Tarek Morad and Rubio Rubin, pending league and federation approval. The players will join the club for the remainder of the 2020 season.

"We are always looking to add quality to our roster and Alejandro, Rubio and Tarek bring tremendous quality and experience to Team 1.", said Landon Donovan, EVP of Soccer Operations and Club Manager. "We are confident that they will help our push to get into the playoffs."

Guido, a midfielder and San Diego native, is on loan from MLS side Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC). Prior to signing to LAFC, he played for Club Tijuana and was a US youth international, representing his country at the U-17, U-18, U-20 and U-23 levels. Los Angeles native, Morad, most recently played for the Tampa Bay Rowdies. The Egyptian-American Defender also had stints at Louisville City FC, OKC Energy FC and played at UC Irvine where he won the Big West Conference Title and made it to the  quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament - a school record. Rubin, a Forward from Oregon, most recently played for Dorados de Sinaloa on loan from Club Tijuana of the Liga MX. Prior to that, he spent time playing in Northern Europe and played in the FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Player Details Below

Alejandro Guido 
Position: Midfielder 
Height: 5-11
Weight: 172
Born: 3/22/1994
Hometown: San Diego, CA

Tarek Morad
Position: Defender
Height: 6-2
Weight: 181
Born: 8/21/1992
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Rubio Rubin 
Position: Forward
Height: 5-11
Weight: 161
Born: 3/1/1996
Hometown: Beaverton, OR