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Whitecaps loan midfielder Caio Alexandre to Brazilian club Fortaleza EC

Alexandre is now the fifth Whitecaps loanee, joining Derek Cornelius, David Egbo, Kamron Habibullah and Evan Newton.

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The Vancouver Whitecaps have loaned midfielder Caio Alexandre to Brazilian side Fortaleza EC until the end of the year.

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The 23-year-old has made five appearances in all competitions for the Whitecaps this season after recovering from a broken fifth metatarsal in his left foot and a broken left hand.

The Brazilian has one assist (11 starts) in 15 games in 2021.

Vancouver acquired Alexandre from Brazil’s Botafogo FR in March 2021 and has made 46 starts and 50 appearances in all competitions.

Fortaleza are currently ranked 15th in Brazil’s Serie A.

Alexandre is the fifth Whitecaps loanee, joining Derek Cornelius (Panetricos FC), David Egbo (Memphis 901 FC), Camron Habibra (Pacific FC) and Evan Newton (El Paso Locomotive FC). .

“This move makes sense for both Caio and the club,” Whitecaps sporting director Axel Schuster said in a statement. There are still 16 games left until the end of the year, and while Caio has been unlucky with a few injuries, he needs to record consistent times and we will be watching his progress closely.”


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Whitecaps loan midfielder Caio Alexandre to Brazilian club Fortaleza EC

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