Boca Raton, FL – Boca Raton Football Club continues to add to its inaugural squad that will play South Florida FC on May 1st at Boca Raton HS Stadium.
Today, the club has announced they have come to an agreement with former River Plate youth product, and Lynn University standout, Gabe Taboada.
“I had the privilege of playing alongside Gabe during his senior year at Lynn University,” said Lead Assistant Coach Robby Cadilhe. “Gabe is a quality player that will bring strong leadership qualities and determination to Boca Raton FC.”
“I could not be more excited to have a hometown team,” says Taboada. “This could not have come at a better time for Boca Raton. The professionalism and care the club has provided us players has been unbelievable.”
Taboada played all four years at Lynn University where he had his best season as a junior when he started 15 games for the fighting Knights and had 10 assists, which ranked him, 24th in the nation in assists.
“I’ve has the pleasure to see Gabe’s soccer development since he was dominating high school games here in Boca Raton,” said general manager/head coach Marcelo Castillo. “He is a local product, very passionate, and hardworking and he will be one of the players I will look for to have a strong 2015 season.”
During his senior season, Taboada scored six goals and had seven assists and receive honorable mention to the All-SCC Men’s Soccer Team.
“Making the decision to join Boca FC was easy,” added Taboada. “This team is filled with players and coaches that know each other, and in some cases even played together. We all know what to expect from each other, and we hold each other accountable.”