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Valour FC signs ‘keeper Matthew Silva, says Tyson Farago won’t be back

Goalkeeper Matthew Silva has signed with Valour FC.
Goalkeeper Matthew Silva has signed with Valour FC. ValourFC/Twitter

Canadian goalkeeper Matthew Silva, who spent last season with York 9 FC, has signed with Valour FC.

The Winnipeg club also has ‘keeper James Pantemis on loan from the Montreal Impact.

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Valour FC also announced Tuesday that goalkeeper Tyson Farago will not be back this season. Farago appeared in 16 matches last year after joining the CPL club in December 2018.

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Silva began his professional career in 2015 at Kaya Futbol Club-Iloilo, winning the Philippines Football League title with the club. He also spent time with Sweden’s Bodens BK and Osterlens FF.

The 29-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., played collegiate soccer at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y.

Getting ready for Valour FC’s inaugural home opener
Getting ready for Valour FC’s inaugural home opener