Halifax Wanderers Sign Canadian Fullback Zach Fernandez

The Halifax Wanderers Football Club has completed the signing of Zachary Fernandez, very athletic Canadian full-back from Quebec.

Fernandez is a 20-year-old right back from Blainville, QC. He joins having spent last season at AS Blainville in PLSQ where he played against the Wanderers in the August 2021 Canadian Championship clash.

Fernandez have signed 3 year deals including Club Options for 2023 and 2024.

“Zachary is a player we have monitored for a while now,” says Head Coach Stephen Hart. “He is extremely impressive with his ability to get up and down the pitch, joining the attacks and taking care of his defensive duties.

For Fernandez, the chance to return to Wanderers Grounds in the home colours excites him as he prepares to launch his professional career. The U21 player will inherit the number 3 shirt.

“For me it was always a dream to sign my first professional contract and when I played against the Wanderers, it made me feel like I wanted to be there,” says Fernandez. “I asked my agents if I could be a part of this team and I’m very excited to finally sign with the Wanderers.”

source: Halifax Wanderers