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Rhinos Sign Top Cape Verde International Scorer - Antonio Correia

By Rochester Rhinos , 02/09/17, 1:45PM EST


Correia scored 17 goals last seasonĀ in the Cape Verdean Championship

Rochester, Ny. - The Rochester Rhinos announced today the signing of Cape Verde international forward Antonio Correia pending USL and federation approval.

The 23 year old most recently played for Sporting Clube da Praia and scored 17 goals last season in the Cape Verdean Championship. He has been described as a young aspiring footballer with great physical presence & scoring ability.

Antonio's best qualities are his velocity, technique and the speed on which he executes plays on and off the ball. He has a great heading ability where he has scored many goals this past season. He is creative especially when be marked man-to-man. Many consider him to be the most talented footballer and best scorer in Cape Verde.

Check out his scoring highlights  -