The Red Bulls announced the completion of the two deals mentioned here yesterday.
In exchange for Kimura, the Red Bulls send allocation money and the homegrown player rights to University of Akron defender/midfielder Bryan Gallego to the Portland Timbers. In addition to Kimura, the Red Bulls also get a second round draft pick, which, as of right now, is their only draft pick.
Kimura, as we noted yesterday, was out of contract. As per the team, he inked a new deal today.
In the release, Sporting Director Andy Roxburgh said Kimura would "provide depth in the fullback position" and that "his MLS experience will be a great asset for us" which makes the move seem like one for depth.
For Espindola and Olave, their acquisition from Real Salt Lake seems a little more straightforward and the deal was made official later this afternoon. The details seem don't seem any different than what we linked to last night.