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By Patrick Wood, 01/31/18, 2:00PM EST


Canadian Goalkeeper Moves on After One Season

Marcel DeBellis

Photo © Brian Zimmerman

RICHMOND, VA – (Wednesday, January 31, 2018) – The Richmond Kickers announced today that goalkeeper Marcel DeBellis has been released by mutual agreement.
DeBellis made three appearances with the Kickers last season, joining the club after a two-year stint with Ottawa Fury FC where he made five appearances and posted one shutout.  The 6’3” goalkeeper previously spent four years in Italy with Trento Calcio and Vincenza Calcio, while splitting the 2012/2013 season between Italian Fourth Division club AC Bellaria Igea Marina and Serie B side Ascoli.  A native of Ontario, DeBellis first made the move to Europe in 2008, signing with Portuguese powerhouse Benefica where he suited up for their U19 squad.
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