HOW ACQUIRED: Selected 67th overall by Colorado in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft.
PRONUNCIATION: Dom-in-EEK Bad-jee
Badji is a young striker who showed considerable promise in his first two MLS season. His speed and goal instincts has led to him being a contributor in Colorado's forward corps.
OUTSIDE MLS: Badji made six appearances on loan for Charlotte Independence in the USL in 2015, and he appeared for the Rapids in the 2015 US Open Cup.
COLLEGE: Played four seasons at Boston University, helping the Terriers to a conference title and won Patriot League offensive player of the year his senior season.
NOTES: Born in Senegal, Badji spent part of his youth in Tanzania and Zimbabwe before moving to Alexandria, Virginia to attend boarding school.