TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Loan
UPDATE, Jan. 10 – Austin FC have loaned midfielder Tomas Pochettino to River Plate through 2022, the MLS club announced Monday. The deal includes a purchase option for the Argentine Primera División powerhouse.
Pochettino, 25, made 31 appearances for Austin during their inaugural campaign. He didn't quite live up to expectations with two goals and two assists.
Pochettino made 26 starts in 31 appearances during Austin’s inaugural season but struggled to make an impact offensively with just two goals and two assists.
The 25-year-old joined Austin in February 2021 after spending his entire career to that point in his native Argentina. He was signed from Talleres after spending two years with Defensa y Justicia on loan from Boca Juniors. Pochettino came up through the Argentine giant’s academy before making his professional debut in 2015.