Fredy Montero headed on 6-month loan to Columbian team, according to report

Otto Greule Jr

Forward Fredy Montero has reportedly been loaned to Colombian club Millionarios, which could be the first step to his increased role on the national team or a loan to a European club.

Seattle Sounders' all-time leading scorer Fredy Montero may have played his last game as a member of the club. Citing a report by FutbolRed.com, Joshua Mayers of the Seattle Times writes that Montero is headed to Colombian club Millonarios. Montero is being loaned to Millonarios for a minimum of six months, but the loan could be extended to a full year.

Montero leads the club with 60 goals since joining the expansion Sounders in 2009. Mayers added that the forward's move to Millonarios would also help his chances for an increased role on the Colombian national team or pave the way for a transfer to a European club.

It's unknown what, if any, immediate salary cap and roster relief the Sounders would receive from the deal. The club finished the season 15-8-11, good for third place in the Western Conference, eventually losing to the LA Galaxy in the Western Conference championship.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Seattle

You must be a member of SB Nation Seattle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Seattle. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Seattle

You must be a member of SB Nation Seattle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Seattle. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.