"We think [Pogatetz] is a great addition to the roster," he told mlssoccer.com.
"It's a highly experienced defender, captain of his national team - over 60 caps for Austria - in the Bundesliga, Premier League, you name it. Tonnes of experience.
"It's a different profile than Giancarlo. With Giancarlo, you know you're getting the potential for a sale because of his age, but [Pogatetz], I think, is more of a person who can affect the culture of the club with his experience, with his attitude and with his mentality."
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