3 Key Points

  • Madrid Bravos sign French safety Kevin Fortes, a former Sea Devil and 2022 All-Star.
  • Fortes brings his experience and stats of two interceptions and 48 tackles from the previous season.
  • He reunites with ex-teammate Robin Fensch in Madrid, potentially impacting Raymond Woodard’s defensive strategy.

Madrid Bravos’ Latest Acquisition

In a strategic move to strengthen their defense, the Madrid Bravos have announced the signing of French safety, Kevin Fortes. The 2022 season All-Star, known for his formidable presence on the field, transitions from the Hamburg Sea Devils to the heart of Spain’s capital. Fortes is expected to bring not only his skills but an influential playbook savvy to the Bravos’ roster.

Seasoned Pro Joins the Ranks

Fortes’ previous season statistics speak volumes about his capability. Accumulating two interceptions and a commendable total of 48 tackles in just eleven games, he demonstrated reliability and tenacity as the Sea Devils’ starting strong safety. His proven track record will be key for the Bravos as they seek to solidify their defensive lineup.

Reunion in Madrid

The safety’s move to Madrid also serves as a reunion with his former teammate, offensive lineman Robin Fensch. Together, under the strategic foresight of coach Raymond Woodard, both players are poised to make a significant impact on the field—Fortes, especially, with his sharp defensive instincts and field vision.

Stay tuned for further updates as the Madrid Bravos continue to bolster their team, promising an exciting season ahead in the arena of elite European football.

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Derek Johnson
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