NASL: Indy Eleven signs Mexican star Torrado

Gerardo Torrado, who played for Mexico at the 2002, 2006 and 2010 World Cups, has signed with the NASL's Indy Eleven. The 37-year-old midfielder arrives from Cruz Azul, for which he's played since 2005.

“The addition of Gerardo Torrado is a significant step toward achieving our club’s goals of winning a championship in 2016 and building our growing club’s reputation across the American and global soccer landscapes,” said Indy Eleven owner Ersal Ozdemir, whose team is currently in second place behind the New York Cosmos in the spring standings.

Torrado, who debuted for El Tri in 1999, earned 146 caps for El Tri through 2013.

“I am thrilled to begin this new adventure as a soccer player," said Torrado. "I am sure that with my teammates, the club and the great fan base of Indiana, we will achieve great things.”

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