McDonald Mariga poses for the camera after signing a six-month deal with Unione Sportiva Latina Calcio. According to reports in sections of the Italian media, Mariga is attracting interest from Major League Soccer sides Vancouver Whitecaps, Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers. Indeed, it is understood representatives of Timbers recently flew to Europe in a bid to commence transfer negotiations with the Italian based star, who is currently turns out for second tier club US Latina Calcio. COMEBACKA switch to the US will also link Mariga with another Kenya international David “Cheche” Ochieng who has rejoined North America Soccer League side, New York Cosmos. Ochieng quit the second tier American club last summer, moments after it was announced that the outfit was flat broke.
Source: Daily Nation January 12, 2017 07:38 UTC