Edgar Bartolomeu joins the Rochester Lancers for their 2013-2014 season. With nine years of professional soccer experience, including six years of professional indoor soccer, he will bring veteran leadership to the team.
Edgar moved to Canada from Angola as a kid and signed his first professional contract with the Toronto Lynx in 1999. The following year, he began his professional indoor career. He has played in nearly 150 professional indoor games, spending time with the Buffalo Blizzard and Philadelphia Kixx. He led the Kixx to two MISL Championships and reached the playoffs every season he was with the team. Bartolomeu also played 18 games with the New York/New Jersey MetroStars, of the MLS.
Bartolomeu has also displayed his winning tradition in the USL Pro, winning a championship with the Long Island Rough Riders.