Cavalry FC re-sign midfielder Charlie Trafford

Cavalry FC announced on Monday that they have re-signed midfielder Charlie Trafford to a new two-year deal with a one-year option.

The 31-year-old signed with the club in 2022 and has made 55 appearances for the side since joining. As a strong presence, Trafford offers control within the midfield and is a leader amongst the squad, providing guidance and influence which helped the club clinch its 2023 league title. He has marked himself as one of the top within the squad in 2023 for duals won at 66 per cent , and in passes completed, with 89 per cent. Born and raised in Calgary, he now looks to continue his career with his hometown club and push to bring even more glory in 2024 as he extends his time to 2025 with an option for 2026.

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“Charlie is a valuable presence to us on and off the pitch,” said Tommy Wheeldon Jr., Head Coach and General Manager, Cavalry FC. “He is very good at starting our attacks from within our half and very important in the manner he breaks up the opponent’s attacks with his physicality and intelligence. On top of that, he is a person that cares about the city he is from, and it shows in the way he plays for our crest and his daily habits with the group as an emotional leader.”