Top 8 trades of the 2021 MLS season
In recent seasons, some MLS clubs have focused more on the trade market to great success.
• First MLS goal - vs. Houston, 8/28/2018 in the 55th minute, assisted by Alex Muyl
• First MLS assist - vs. FC Cincinnati, 4/27/2019 on a Connor Lade goal in the 38th minute
• First MLS game - at Vancouver, 8/18/2018
• First MLS start - vs Houston, 8/29/2018
2020: Made 10 starts in 18 appearances with 872 minutes played ... led the team in goals with five and also had one assist ... tallied late-match equalizers in back-to-back games against Orlando City (October 18) and Chicago Fire FC (October 24) ... his goal against Orlando City came in the 95th minute (94:47), which was the latest result changing goal for the Red Bulls in an MLS regular-season match since Tim Cahill in the 97th minute (96:58) in a 2-2 draw with New England in October 2013 ... became the fourth player in franchise history to record two goals in stoppage time that produced a game-changing result, joining Amado Guevara, Bradley Wright-Phillips and Tim Cahill, who owns the franchise record for latest stoppage time goal in franchise history at 97+ in a 2-2 draw versus New England on October 5, 2013 ... scored his first goal outside of the 18-yard box on November 1 against New York City FC ... finished the season scoring four goals in the last five regular-season matches. Playoffs: Tallied his first MLS Cup Playoffs goal as a substitute against Columbus Crew SC on Nov. 21.
2019: Made 19 appearances in which he started 17...scored nine goals...scored game-winning goals against Sporting Kansas City and the Chicago Fire...recorded 1,283 minutes played...named to the bench of MLS Team of the Week in week 13. USL: Made two starts...scored against Nashville SC on March 24. . CCL: Appeared in one contest and logged seven minutes
2018: Made his MLS debut against Vancouver on August 18, tallying eight minutes off the bench ... scored his first career MLS goal against Houston on August 29. USL: Started in 16 of the 23 matches he appeared in ... tallied eight goals and five assists in 1,539 minutes played ... became the first player in USL and MLS history to record a goal, an assist and a save in the same match against the Richmond Kickers on July 13 ... nominated for mid-season USL Young Player of the Year.
Made 73 appearances out of possible 74 and started in 63 of those matches for Duke University … A Flemington, New Jersey native, White was a top-five getter at Duke, leading in his team’s scoring chart in his senior season with 10 goals.
Competed for the Red Bulls’ Premier Development League side in the Summer of 2017, scoring 17 goals along with three assists. The 5-foot-11 forward was named the PDL’s MVP for his incredible performances over the course of the season.
The New York Red Bulls selected Brian White (No. 16 overall, Duke University) in the first round of the 2018 MLS Superdraft ... signed to NYRB II on a USL contract on March 15, 2018 ... then signed to a MLS contract on August 4, 2018.
MLS’ 27th season will kick off on Feb. 26!