England League One

MLS expansion LAFC adds Egypt's Gaber on loan from FC Basel

LOS ANGELES (AP) Egyptian defender Omar Gaber will join the MLS expansion Los Angeles Football Club on loan from Switzerland's FC Basel.

LAFC announced the one-year loan Tuesday.

The 25-year-old Gaber played for LAFC coach Bob Bradley with the Egyptian national team. Gaber was a key part of the current Egyptian team headed to the World Cup next summer.