Tag: Rafael Robayo

Friedrich out 3-4 weeks/Rolfe, Robayo news & more

After enjoying off days on Monday and Tuesday the Fire resumed training today ahead of a Sunday visit to Portland to face the Timbers, a team they lost to twice last season.  They’ll be without central defender Arne Friedrich for a while though.  The World Cup veteran left Saturday’s match against Sporting Kansas City with... Read more »

Fire/Pardo Close to New Deal & Striker On The Way

With the 2012 Superdraft only days away, Frank Klopas and the Fire are in the process of shaping the squad that will report for the beginning of training camp next week.  That includes re-signing veteran midfielder Pavel Pardo.  Klopas expects that Pardo will be signed and ready to go when the team begins workouts for the... Read more »

Robayo Signing Announced

The Fire officially announced the signing of 27 year old Colombian midfielder Rafael Robayo.  Decribed as a box-to-box central midfielder with a tireless work rate who can aid in the attack, Robayo was a very popular player at Millonarios where the club president issued a public thank you note for his efforts upon receiving news of... Read more »