SYDNEY FC have locked in their new A-League frontman, signing English striker Adam le Fondre on a multi-yr offer.
Le Fondre replaces departed Brazilian star Bobo, who received the competition’s golden boot previous time ahead of departing for Turkey.
The 31-yr-outdated was launched by Bolton Wanderers previously this 7 days and is thought to have signed a a few-yr agreement with the Sky Blues.
Nicknamed ‘Alfie’, le Fondre scored 41 targets in 110 appearances for Looking at throughout a few seasons in the English Leading League and next-tier Championship.
“This is the prospect of a life span for me and I’m incredibly a lot keen to get commenced at Sydney FC,” le Fondre claimed.
“I’ve read almost nothing but excellent factors about the club they are winners with a profitable society and I’m a winner, so I believe that it is the great match.
“My work is to rating targets and I am incredibly self-confident I can do that at Sydney FC, specially with the good quality gamers that are by now in the squad.”
Sydney mentor Steve Corica explained it was a recruitment coup, declaring le Fondre was nevertheless in his primary as a striker.
Delighted to announce I have signed for @SydneyFC
Genuinely searching ahead to obtaining likely below and obtaining some sausage rolls when the time starts off! 😍😄 #SydneyIsSkyBlue— Adam Le Fondre (@A1F1E9)
“To get to double figures in your initially Leading League time is no signify feat and I’m absolutely sure he will turn into a major accomplishment at Sydney FC,” Corica claimed.
“We by now have the good quality to offer Adam with the assistance he thrives on and with 1 or two additional gamers to occur, it is likely to be incredibly interesting to see what he will create in Sky Blue.”
Le Fondre will be accessible to engage in in Tuesday night’s FFA Cup spherical of 16 clash versus Cairns FC, though a club assertion implies he is additional probable to be still left guiding in Sydney and offered time to get well from his flight from England.