Player Details

Name

David Ayala

Pronunciation

AH-yah-lah

Height

5' 7"

Weight

137 lbs

Date of Birth

7.26.2002 (21)

Birthplace

Berazategui, Argentina

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Defensive Midfielder

Preferred Side

Centre

Footedness

Left

Roster Category

Senior

Player Category

International, U22 Initiative
Career Summary

ACQUIRED: On February 1, 2022 as an MLS U22 Initiative signing from Argentina's Primera Division Club Estudiantes de La Plata. 

2023: Exited the April 29 match at STL with a season-ending injury... Made his season debut on April 8 at Vancouver.

2022: Made his MLS debut on March 12 at Providence Park against ATX as a second half substitute... Registered his third start of the season vs. NSH on July 3... Started in match vs. MIN on July 31... Logged a 90-min performance vs. NSH on Aug. 4.

CAREER: Spent three seasons with Estudiantes de La Plata logging 32 appearances... made his professional debut in Primera Division on Dec. 10, 2019 at the age of 17... second youngest player to achieve a senior debut with Estudiantes.

INTERNATIONAL: Has made 13 appearances for Argentina’s U-17 national team.

HONORS: 2019 U-17 FIFA World Cup Round of 16... Tournament Valentin Granatkin Memorial Champion with Argentina U-17.