Former Mesquite Outlaw Joins Sidekicks

by Alex S

Alex S.

Diego Burato signs with the Sidekicks 
for the 2019-2020 season

(ALLEN, TEXAS: January 24, 2020) The Dallas Sidekicks have signed midfielder Diego Burato for the 2019-2020 Major Arena Soccer League season. This will be Burato’s first season with the Sidekicks. Per team and league policies, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

He played in four games with the Mesquite Outlaws in the 2019-2020 season but recorded no points. Burato played for various futsal clubs in Italy for the past 13 years including: Montesilvano, Pescara, Pesaro, Rieti and Eboli. He is originally from Criciúma, Santa Catarina, Brazil and is a futsal coach when not playing for the Sidekicks.

“The story of the club and the coach and the board have demonstrated me confidence so that I can work peacefully, now I'm going to give the best of me to achieve all the aims of the club!,” said Burato when he was asked how he felt to get a professional contract with the Sidekicks.

Don’t miss out on any of the fun this season! Call the Sidekicks front office today at 469.393.0165 and snag your season or single-game tickets. The Sidekicks next home game is on January 31, 2020 at 7.30P at the Allen Event Center against the Florida Tropics for Youth Soccer Night.


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The Major Arena Soccer League represents the highest level of professional arena soccer in the world. The MASL features teams across North America, with teams playing coast-to-coast in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The MASL is currently incorporated as a 501(c)6 not for profit corporation formed to promote the business and sport of arena soccer.