Former Forge FC star Tristan Borges returns to Hamilton on loan deal – Hamilton
One of Forge FCThe bright lights of the 2019 season, Tristan Borges, returns to club Hamilton after a loan deal was reached with Belgian football club Oud-Heverlee (OH) Leuven on Friday.
Borges, 22, has made 33 appearances for Forge FC and won the Golden Boot in 2019 scoring 13 goals in a league season for the club.
The Toronto native scored the game-winning goal in the first leg of the 2019 final and was crowned Under-21 Player of the Year as well as CPL Player of the Year.
Borges also spent time with the Men’s National Team in January 2020 before being transferred to OH Leuven for a conditional transfer fee of $ 300,000 the same month.
“We are very happy to welcome Tristan back to our club,” said Costa Smyrniotis, Football Director of Forge FC. “The cooperation with OH Leuven has been very good here, with the common and important goal of continuing the competitive development of Tristan over the coming year. “
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Borges previously played for the under-21 team of Dutch club SC Heerenveen between 2016 and 2018.
He has also represented Canada as a youth at two CONCACAF Championship majors.
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