Fort Lauderdale Strikers sign Cuban forward

Club signs Yaikel Pérez

Published On: Aug 13 2013 03:04:21 PM EDT

The Fort Lauderdale Strikers signed 28-year-old Cuban forward Yaikel Pérez, the club announced Tuesday.

Pérez most recently played with Club Deportivo Águila and Alianza Fútbol Club in El Salvador.

Pérez played with the Cuban national team in the 2005 CONCOCAF Gold Cup. He also played with Miami FC in 2006.

The Strikers face the San Antonio Scorpions on Saturday.