Player Details


Auston Trusty


6' 3"


185 lbs

Date of Birth

8.12.1998 (23)


Media, PA, PA USA



Position Detail

Central Defender

Preferred Side



2020 MLS Regular Season
2020 MLS Regular Season


Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded on November 20, 2019. Signed a three-year contract Dec. 16, 2020

The fifth-ever Homegrown signing for the Union, he became the first signee to have graduated from the academy. A physical presence, Trusty joined the Rapids after establishing himself as a starting-caliber player in MLS and made eight appearances (five starts) in his first campaign with Colorado.

INTERNATIONAL: Trusty has spent the majority of his youth career on the international circuit for various US boys national teams. Trusty was called up three times to the U.S. U20s. He started all three games for the team that won NTC Invitational Tournament in California, defeating Japan 2-1 and keeping clean sheets over Costa Rica and Panama. He was also with the U20s for the 2016 Dallas Cup where they played youth teams from CF Monterrey, Fulham and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, splitting the three decisions, 1-1-1, including a win over Hoffenheim. Most recently, he competed in the 2016 COTIF Tournament, held in Spain with 10 youth international teams. There, the U.S. also split four decisions, going 2-2-0. In February, Trusty was with the U19s for the Copa de Athletico Tournament in the Canary Islands, competing against Spain, France and the hosts. Finally, he was also a member of the U.S. U17s for the 2015 FIFA World Cup and could have the opportunity to continue with the U20s at the 2017 FIFA World Cup, held next year in South Korea.