HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on Dec. 30, 2020
Cropper is a promising talent at the goalkeeper position who joined the Revolution in 2016 after spending six years in England. After not making an appearance for the Houston Dynamo in 2020, he'll look to establish himself on the FC Cincy goalkeeping depth chart.
INTERNATIONAL: Cropper earned 28 caps representing the US at the youth level. He has earned 21 caps with the U-20s and made seven appearances with the U-23s. Cropper also played for the US in the 2011 and 2013 Concacaf U-20 Championships, the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup, and the 2015 Toulon Tournament. At the senior level, Cropper is the youngest of seven active MLS goalkeepers to have spent time in US national team camps.
OUTSIDE MLS: Has spent four years in England at both the Premier League and English Football League Championship levels. He joined New England following one season with MK Dons, where he made nine appearances and logged 685 minutes. Prior to joining MK Dons, Cropper spent three seasons with Southampton of the Premier League. He began his time in England in the academy system of Championship side Ipswich Town, where he played from 2010-12.