Sockers Add Defensive Firepower With John Sosa

The 14-time champion San Diego Sockers announced today the signing of top defender John Sosa. The former Kansas City Comet will add firepower to the Sockers’ backline.As per team and league policy, terms of the deal will not be released.

The 29-year-old Sosa was born in Medellin, Colombia and played his college soccer at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Sockers GM Sean Bowers stated, “We are fortunate to be able to add the quality of player like John to our veteran roster. He is an exciting player who can help us win a championship.”

Last season with Kansas City, he compiled 31 points on six goals and 25 assists.

Sosa will be in San Diego’s lineup for tonight's home opener against Syracuse at the Valley View Casino Center beginning at 5:05 p.m.