HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Philadelphia on Feb. 23, 2019.
A big personality with big-time talent, Sapong can play as a No. 9 or on the wing, and is able to control the offense with quality hold-up play in the attacking third. The MLS Rookie of the year with Sporting Kansas City in 2011, Sapong is coming off one of his most productive seasons in MLS with 13 goals and two assists. He'll look to be more of a leader for the club in 2020
INTERNATIONAL: Sapong was invited to the U.S. Men’s National Team’s 2012 January camp, culminating in caps during friendlies against Venezuela and Panama.
COLLEGE: Sapong was the first player at James Madison to win conference First-Team honors four times and the 2010 CAA Player of the Year. Also a two-time NSCAA First Team All-South Atlantic Region selection (2009-10).
NOTES: Selected 10th overall in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft.