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Cavalry FC signs centre back Robert Boskovic on loan from Toronto FC 2

Olakunle Dada-Luke poses in Burnaby, B.C., in this February 2016 handout photo. Atletico Ottawa have added Canadian youth international Kunle Dada-Luke to its roster. The 20-year-old fullback/winger from Mississauga was with Denmark's FC Helsingor most recently. Dada-Luke played for Toronto FC's youth academy from 2013 to 2018, moving up to TFC 2 in 2018, playing for the club in the USL. Kunle represented Canada's Under-17 team, with two appearances at the 2017 CONCACAF Men's Under-17 Championship in Panama. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO - Canada Soccer, Bob Frid
March 11, 2020 - 10:33 AM

CALGARY - Cavalry FC has acquired Robert Boskovic from Toronto FC on a season-long loan.

The 21-year-old centre back from Mississauga, Ont., played more than 50 games for Toronto FC 2 prior to being loaned to the Ottawa Fury in the USL Championship last season.

Boskovic was named the U Sports rookie of the year with the Ryerson Rams in 2016 before signing professionally with TFC 2 in 2017.

"Robert is a great defensive addition to our group, adding cover and competition to the left side of our defence," Cavalry coach and GM Tommy Wheeldon Jr. said in a statement. "What excites me is that he is another young Canadian with a big upside. At only 21 years old, he has already banked 60-plus professional appearances and still has a massive ceiling to grow further as a player, which we hope our club is the perfect environment for."

The Canadian Premier League kicks off its second season on April 11.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published March 11, 2020.

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