HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from FC Midtjylland on August 3, 2016.
Royer is a talented player in the prime of his career who knows how to finish. He has the ability to play different positions in the midfield that gives the Red Bulls both quality and depth.
INTERNATIONAL: Has been capped with the Austrian national team six times.
OUTSIDE MLS: has spent the bulk of his career in the Austrian Bundesliga, scoring 15 goals and notching 20 assists in 104 appearances with Austria Wien and SV Reid. He won the Austrian Cup with Reid in the 2010-11 season. After moving to Midtjylland last summer, the 26-year-old scored two goals and three assists in 36 appearances across the Superliga, Champions League qualifying, and Europa League.