Longtime Mexico national team and Cruz Azul midfielder Gerardo Torrado has signed with Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League.
Torrado, 37, recently announced he would be leaving Liga MX side Cruz Azul, which he had represented since 2005.
The Mexico City native was a mainstay for the Mexico national team between 1999 and 2013, earning 146 caps. He played at three World Cups (2002, 2006 and 2010) and also helped El Tri to three Gold Cup titles (2003, 2009 and 2011).
"This is a young and growing league and I'm excited to join and help it grow." - Torrado #GTtoIndy— Indy Eleven (@IndyEleven) June 8, 2016
"I'm happy to live in the city of Indianapolis where it's growing in every aspect and not just in regards to soccer." - Torrado #GTtoIndy— Indy Eleven (@IndyEleven) June 8, 2016