MLS expansion team LAFC signed 24-year-old Honduran goalkeeper Luis Lopez
from Real Espana to battle former Seattle Sounders backup keeper Tyler Miller
for the starting job.
Lopez made 124 appearances in five seasons for Real Espana, which won the Apertura 2017 in the fall. He started for Honduras in the Gold Cup and played two games in the Hexagonal,
including the 1-1 tie against the USA in San Pedro Sula. LAFC coach Bob Bradley:
“Luis is an athletic goalkeeper who is
very good with the ball at his feet. He will bring great experience having played in big matches throughout his career.” 2018 Los
Angeles FC Roster:
Luis Lopez, Tyler Miller.
Steven Beitashour, Laurent Ciman, Omar Gaber, Jordan Harvey, Joao Moutinho, Walker
Monday Bassey Etim, Benny Feilhaber, Aaron Kovar, Calum Mallace. Forwards:
Latif Blessing, Rodrigo Pacheco, Diego Rossi, Marcos Urena, Carlos Vela.