The versatile offensive and outer train player Manuel Farrona Pulido changes from West Region League Münster to the Lohmühle, with which he briefly and dramatically failed both in the league (title and ascent: Rot-Weiss Essen) and in the state cup (title to SV Rödinghausen) was. At VfB, the 29-year-old signed a two-year contract valid for the regional league and the 3rd league until June 30, 2024, which includes an option for another season.
The player with German and Spanish roots thus returns to Schleswig-Holstein, with football games he started in the south of the federal state at TuS Hirtingen-Bilsen. Up to the U 21, he later played for Hamburger SV and also played two U-18 international matches for Germany.
two second division ascents
Over the then north-east regional league, Wacker Nordhausen, Farrona Pulido continued to 1. FC Magdeburg, Fortuna Cologne, VfL Osnabrück and Hansa Rostock. With Osnabrück and Rostock, he rose to the 2nd Bundesliga. Last summer he switched to the Prussians.
Farrona Pulido brings experience from seven second division missions, 132 third division games (19 goals) and 101 regional league games (24 goals) to Lübeck. VfB sports director Sebastian Harms is looking forward to a “very dynamic, bilateral” newcomer, from which the Marzipan cities of “special moments in the penalty area” hope. “With his skills, he will significantly increase the quality of our team and will clearly expand the tactical possibilities for us in the coming season,” said Harms.
FARRONA PULIDO wants to attack with the VfB “again and like to catch up with the ascent that I have now missed”.