Player Details


Chris McCann


6' 1"

Date of Birth

7.2.1987 (36)


Dublin, Ireland


Career Summary

Mutually parted ways with D.C. United on July 31, 2019.

McCann is a versatile, technical player who can contribute from various positions on the field. He joins D.C. United after helping Atlanta United win MLS Cup in 2018.

OUTSIDE MLS: McCann moved to England and joined Burnley F.C. in 2005 where he made over 200 appearances and scored 27 goals. Playing under manager Owen Coyle, McCann was a standout performer making 58 appearances with eight goals during the 2008-09 season, helping the Clarets secure a promotion to the Premier League with a victory in the Football League Championship Play-off final. McCann joined Wigan Athletic on a free transfer in 2013. Playing once again under Coyle, McCann had 38 appearances and three goals for Wigan in his first year. He added 18 appearances in the 2014-15 season.

NOTES: 2018 MLS Cup champion.