FC Dallas loans Brian "Cobi" Span to USL Pro's Orlando City SC

New York-native joins Florida USL Pro side for 2014 season

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Jason Minnick

FRISCO, Texas (April 2, 2014) – FC Dallas has loaned midfielder Brian “Cobi” Span to Orlando City SC, the club announced today.

FC Dallas acquired the midfielder in a weighted lottery conducted by Major League Soccer on Jan. 9, 2014. The 22-year-old spent the past two seasons with Swedish first-division side Djurgårdens IF, where he made 14 appearances and scored one goal.

The loan is effective for the entire 2014 season, however FC Dallas has the right to recall Span at any time from the USL Pro side.

Full Name: Brian “Cobi” Span
Date of Birth: Feb. 23, 1992
Hometown: Somers, New York
Former club: Djurgårdens IF (Sweden)
Height: 6-3
Weight: 187
Position: Midfielder
Country: USA
Transaction:  FC Dallas loaned (M) Brian Span to Orlando City SC (USL PRO)