HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on Jan. 22, 2019.
Keita is a young center back who will hope to develop as a professional in 2019.
INTERNATIONAL: Keita has featured for the U.S. Under-19 and U-20 Men’s National Team, most recently earning a call-up to the U-20 training camp on January 4 of this year.
COLLEGE: Keita, a Columbus, Ohio native, started every match for the University of Virginia, making 17 appearances (all starts) and scoring one goal in 2018. His efforts in his first year at the University of Virginia helped his team to a winning 10-4-3 overall record. Additionally, the defender played a key role in the Virginia Cavaliers’ Third Round run in the 2018 NCAA College Cup. Keita’s performance earned him a spot in the All-Atlantic Coast Conference All-Freshman Team.