Austin FC have loaned midfielder Tomas Pochettino to Argentina's Club Atletico River Plate on a one-year deal with a purchase option.
Financial terms of the deal announced Monday were not disclosed.
Pochettino, 25, made 31 appearances (26 starts) during Austin's inaugural 2021 season and contributed two goals and two assists.
A native of Rafaela, Argentina, Pochettino occupied designated player and international roster designations during the 2021 season.
--Field Level Media