Revolution sign F Fernandez

FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts (Ticker)—The New England Revolution on Tuesday signed Costa Rican forward Argenis Fernandez to a contract.

Terms were not disclosed.

Fernandez, 20, has played his entire professional career with Santos de Guapiles of Costa Rica’s Primera Division and will occupy one of the Revolution’s eight international spots on the roster.

Fernandez was a member of Costa Rica’s entry at the 2007 FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Canada, where he made two appearances for the Ticos.

“Argenis is a dynamic young forward who has the potential to add a new dimension to our team,” Revolution director of soccer Michael Burns said. “We’re looking forward to his arrival with the team and helping him get acclimated to our personnel.”

Updated Tuesday, Mar 11, 2008