by Caitlin Reilly

The Sidekicks are very happy to announce the second round of new player signings for the class of 2021. Please meet some of our newest members to the Sidekicks! 


Brenden Lee  

Brenden Lee is a midfielder from Frisco, Texas. Previously, Lee played for the Mesquite Outlaws in the 2019-2020 season where he scored three goals and had four assists. Lee graduated from Centennial High School and was a four-year varsity soccer player and three-time team captain. He then played collegiately for Southern Methodist University. Throughout his path to his professional indoor soccer career, Lee has helped lead his teams to Classic and Premier League Championships and State Cup Titles.  

Bradlee Baladez  

Bradlee Baladez is a forward from Mesquite, Texas. Baladez also played for the Mesquite Outlaws, and he scored nine goals and had 1 assist. Baladez was a part of the FC Dallas Academy and helped lead his team to the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Finals. In 2012, Baladez signed a Homegrown contract with FC Dallas and made his debut with the team on July 20, 2013. Baladez has also played for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Arizona United, and the Carolina Railhawks.  

Luiz Morales  

Luiz Morales is an Irving native and is beginning his first professional indoor season with the Dallas Sidekicks as a forward. Morales graduated from Irving High School. To prepare for his first season, Morales has been working out and training every day. When asked about signing with the Sidekicks, Morales said, “It means a lot to me because I went from watching to them play, to playing for them.”  

Davide Di Poce 

Davide Di Poce is a defender from Trenton, Michigan. This will be Di Poce’s first season as a Dallas Sidekick and previously played for Casalvieri for half of a season before the pandemic began. He also started a futsal club, Mitwest, which plays in the top division of the Futsal Championship Series. “It’s an honor for me to play for the Sidekicks and I look forward to a great year,” Di Poce commented when asked about joining the Sidekicks.  



Our Home Opener is Saturday, December 4th at 7 pm at the Credit Union of Texas Event Center against the St Louis Ambush. Tickets are on sale NOW at dallassidekicks.com/tickets.