Deportivo Pereirathe current Colombian soccer champion, continues to look for players to retain the title and, in addition, to be the protagonist of the Copa Libertadores, a competition in which he will represent Colombia from the group stage.
Seeking to recover the losses of Leonardo Castro, Léider Berrío, Brayan León, Andrés Correa, among others, Pereira began to strengthen himself and officially adds five players by 2023, standing out Larry Angulo, Eber Moreno, Santiago Ruiz, Edisson Restrepo and Thomas Gutiérrez .
Nevertheless, Pereira It keeps adding up and reached its sixth reinforcement. The extreme Johan Bocanegra who belongs to Junior de Barranquilla and who recently played in Cortuluá, reached an agreement to go on loan to the ‘Matecaña’ team, signing thus until December 2023, as confirmed by journalist Felipe Sierra.
Bocanegra would have already signed a contract after passing the medical exams and the only thing missing is for the club to make the arrival of the former Cortuluá player official.
👀 The Colombian has already undergone medical examinations and signed his contract to reinforce ‘Matecaña’ pic.twitter.com/rSQ2FjHPJg
— Pipe Sierra (@PSierraR) January 6, 2023
Last season, Johan Bocanegra played 26 games and started 13 times in the Tuluá team, but after falling into the second division, the player returned to Junior, but after not being taken into account in Arturo Reyes’ team, he will arrive on loan to the defending champion.