«Capitals» presented their first legionnaire – Tyren Quinn
Soon – April 1 – in Ukraine the Super League-2019 ULAF American Football Championship starts, and its teams of the Western divisions Capitals and Slavs open. By this time, the “capital” will hold the first game in Hungary. It is for the successful participation in the HFL championship that Kievites are reinforced by several powerful players from the USA.
On the club’s Facebook page, Tyren presented this way:
«Friends, we remind you that this year our team participates in two top-level Championships – the Top Division of the Hungarian League – HFL and the Super league of the Ukrainian League of American Football and will have more than 14 games. Excessive load needs to be strengthened.
We are pleased to inform you that in 2019 season the most experienced players from the United States will protect the colors of our club and share their experience.
The first of your attention is the athlete, cornerback, Tyren Quinn. Tyren has graduated at 2016th and was starter for all four seasons at the University of Kentucky. Wildcats, football team of this university, is playing at the top level in one of the strongest NCAA Division 1 FBS -SEC divisions with such famous university teams as Florida Gators, Georgia Bulldogs, LSU, Alabama, Auburn and others.
Welcome to the CAPS family, Tyren Quinn!»
Footballers from the United States, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Germany are considered class A legionnaires who are subject to quantitative restrictions in the roster and in the line-up. So in Ukraine you can declare up to four class A legionnaires, and up to two such players can enter the field as part of one team at a time. Players from other countries in the roster can be up to 10, and on the field at the same time – up to 4.