Graphic: Igor Lazarevic
The Paris Soccer Crew has signed French defensive finish Stanley Zeregbe for the 2023 European League of Soccer (ELF) season.
The 6 ‘2, 235-pound Zeregbe performed his first two senior years with French heavyweights Flash le Courneuve in 2017 and 2018 the place he racked up 16 sacks on his technique to two nationwide titles.
In 2019, Zeregbe made his means over to cross-country rivals Thonon Black Panthers the place he earned himself one other nationwide championship however extra importantly a style of European competitors in opposition to the Milano Seamen and Swarco Raiders.
Decided to play on a much bigger stage, Zeregbe signed with the Ravensburg Razorbacks of the German Soccer League (GFL) in 2021 the place he was capable of tally 32 tackles and 10 sacks – each second within the league – in addition to play in among the best leagues Europe needed to supply.
Sensing a shift in energy, the then 24-year-old Zeregbe signed with the Berlin Thunder of the ELF and performed a major function in a entrance seven that included Kyle Kitchens and David Izinyon. In 11 video games for the Thunder, Zeregbe confirmed his elite burst and energy as he totalled 44 tackles together with 6.5 sacks and a pressured fumble.
Zeregbe will now be returning house to Paris and becoming a member of a stacked group seemingly intent on bringing again as a lot elite French expertise from overseas as it may well.
Paris Soccer Crew President Frantzy Dorlean praised the younger Frenchman:
“Stanley is a ferocious move rusher! He has established a status of being an aggressive and unblockable defensive lineman in opposition to opposing offensive linemen. We’re wanting ahead to seeing him representing our colours within the 2023 season on and off the sphere.”