HOW ACQUIRED: Homegrown rights traded from Chicago on Jan. 18, 2018. Signed a four-year contract with options on Jan. 18, 2018.
Lindley is a technical midfielder who signs as a Homegrown for Orlando after spending two years at North Carolina. A top prospect, Lindley saw limited time with Orlando in 2018.
COLLEGE: Lindley is coming off a standout sophomore season at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. Lindley scored seven goals and added 13 assists in 22 appearances - all of them starts - en route to ACC Midfielder of the Year and First Team All-ACC honors. Lindley burst onto the college scene as a freshman in 2016, starting all 21 games and tallying seven assists. Lindley earned NSCAA Second Team All-America honors and was named ACC and TopDrawerSoccer National Freshman of the Year.