Player Details

Name

Caleb Wiley

Height

5' 10"

Weight

161 lbs

Date of Birth

12.22.2004 (17)

Birthplace

, GA USA

Position

Defender

Position Detail

Unknown

Preferred Side

Unknown

Roster Category

Supplemental Slots 29-30

Player Category

Homegrown
Career Summary

Atlanta United signed Caleb Wiley as a Homegrown Player on Jan. 18, 2022 through the 2025 season with a club option for 2026.  

Wiley, 17, joined the Atlanta United Academy at the age of 11 as a member of the club’s inaugural U-12 team in 2016. He progressed through the Academy and made his professional debut on July 11, 2020 with ATL UTD 2, becoming the youngest player in club history to appear in a professional game at 15 years and 206 days. Wiley went on to play 11 games in 2020, all starts, and finished with 910 minutes played. He led ATL UTD 2 with 25 interceptions that season. 

In 2021, Wiley established himself as one of the main pillars along the backline, starting all 22 matches that he played in the USL Championship. He finished with 1,877 total minutes played, giving him 2,787 combined minutes, the most of any Atlanta United Academy player in USL. He was named to the USL Championship Team of the Week on two occasions. He recorded his first career assist on June 6, 2021 in a 1-0 win against Louisville City FC. He added another assist later in the season in a 6-2 win vs. Indy Eleven.   

Wiley has also gained some international experience over the past couple of seasons. In early 2020, the defender was called into the USMNT U-17s for three friendly matches. At the end of last year, Wiley was called up to the USMNT U-20s for the Revelations Cup in Mexico. He played in all three matches, earning two starts. 

2021 (Atlanta United 2): Started all 22 matches he played in the USL Championship. Finished with 1,877 total minutes played. He was named to the USL Championship Team of the Week on two occasions. Recorded his first career assist on June 6 in a 1-0 win against Louisville City FC.  

2020 (Atlanta United 2): Started all 11 matches he played in the USL Championship. Became the youngest player in club history to appear in a professional game at 15 years and 206 days old. Finished with 910 minutes played and led ATL UTD 2 with 25 interceptions that season.

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