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Rowdies announce two last-minute player changes

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The Tampa Bay Rowdies announced two more player changes ahead of the North American Soccer League roster freeze this week, removing forward Omar Salgado and defender Gale Agbossoumonde from the squad.

Salgado’s loan from Tigres UANL in Mexico’s Liga MX ends early. Effective immediately, Salgado will return to Tigres.

The Rowdies released Agbossoumonde from his contract.

In a statement, the Rowdies thanked both players for their contributions this season, wishing them “good luck as they continue their careers.”

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