• Tue. Aug 4th, 2020


ByTony Escobar

Jul 3, 2020
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After spending his whole football career in the Liga MX and a 5-year spell at Tigres UANL, Mexican winger Jürgen Damm has chosen to make the big move to the MLS and play with Atlanta United the team that won their first ’MLS Cup’ in 2018 after making their debut the previous year in the 2016/17 MLS campaign. Jürgen Damm a gifted winger will not be a goalscoring machine by any means necessary, but he will fit into this Atlanta United side who already has talented scorers such as, Josef Martinez who never fails to be on top of the scoring leader board.

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Damm can come in as an option for the right and left-wing taking the ball all the way up the field using his speed to find a player for the tap in types of goals. The 27-year-old made 172 appearances, scoring 13 goals and assisting 23 goals at his stay at ’The Golden-blue ones’ and has only ever made 12 appearances and scored 1 goal for the Mexican National Team.

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Jürgen Damm the Mexican footballer was born in Tuxpan, Mexico, but moved to Canada not that long afterward then ended up moving back to Mexico, Damm although Mexican shares German in his ancestry from his grandparents which explains his name. Still at a somewhat young age in his football career, Damm will hope to bring glory to this already great Atlanta United team with star players; Josef Martinez, Ezequiel Barco, Brad Guzan, and etc as they continue to always excite the fans.