LAFC Acquires Midfielder Omar Campos

LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos
LAFC Weekly

LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos from Santos Laguna

Announced today, LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos from Santos Laguna of Liga MX. Campos is guaranteed throughout 2027 with options for 2028. The 21-year-old will occupy an International Roster Slot and will be added once he receives his International Transfer Certificate and P1 Visa.

“Omar is an incredibly talented left back with incredible potential and vast experience in Liga MX despite his young age,” stated LAFC Co-President & General Manager John Thorrington as LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos. “Omar is a fantastic addition to our strong group of defenders, and we are confident this move to LAFC will be a positive one for Omar and our club in our pursuit of more trophies. I would also like to thank Santos and the Orlegi group for their cooperation throughout the process.”

Campos joins the Black & Gold after playing for Santos Laguna in Mexico for the previous three years. On January 18, 2021, he made his Liga MX debut for Santos as a professional, going 2-0 against Tigres UANL. In total, Campos has made 114 appearances with 110 starts, scoring three assists and eight goals in all competitions which include two Concacaf Champions League games and 17 postseason contests.

LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos

Campos also recently made his debut for the Mexican National Team at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum against Colombia on December 17, 2023. The midfielder made his appearance in the 81st minute.

As LAFC acquires midfielder Omar Campos, we welcome the left back to his new hometown of Los Angeles with open arms.

“I am excited to play on this level now. I want to have a big season.” said Campos.


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