KAS Eupen has signed Spanish defensive player Adrian Lapeña. The 23-year-old joins KAS Eupen from Real Sociedad B. Since the beginning of the preparation phase, Adrian Lapeña has been training with the team and has been involved in the preparation matches of KAS Eupen. The test phase has been successful and KAS Eupen has contracted Adrian Lapeña for one year until 30 June 2020.
Adrian Lapeña played as centre-back for Real Sociedad. In Segunda Division B he played 106 championship games and scored 6 goals. However, the player who is 1.83 meter tall can be used in a number of positions and can also take on a role in defensive midfield.
KAS Director General Christoph Henkel is pleased to announce another new addition to the team. “Adrian Lapeña completed several weeks of test training at KAS Eupen and was also used in our preparation games. Adrian proved himself, so we were happy to offer him a contract. Adrian Lapeña will primarily be used in defensive midfield and will give our team additional stability. We are happy about another newcomer to our team and welcome Adrian Lapeña warmly.”