Impact add Swiss international midfelder Dzemaili
MONTREAL - The Montreal Impact have acquired Swiss international midfielder Blerim Dzemaili as a designated player.
The 31-year-old joined the Impact on loan from Bologna FC of Italy’s Serie A. He is expected to arrive in Montreal later Tuesday and work out with his new teammates on Wednesday. Dzemaili tied for the team lead with nine goals in all competitions this season, including eight in 31 league matches. He was named Bologna’s player of the month in November and January. He was signed on an agreement to spend one season with Bologna and then join the Impact.