HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Dallas on December 2, 2019.
Badji has grown immensely as a player since being selected late in the 2015 SuperDraft. After notching career highs in goals and assists in 2017, the former Boston University standout scored eight goals over one-and-a-half seasons with Dallas before joining Nashville ahead of the inaugural MLS season.
OUTSIDE MLS: Badji made six appearances on loan for Charlotte Independence in the USL in 2015, and he appeared for the Rapids in the 2015 US Open Cup.
COLLEGE: Played four seasons at Boston University, helping the Terriers to a conference title and won Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year his senior season.
NOTES: Born in Senegal, Badji spent part of his youth in Tanzania and Zimbabwe before moving to Alexandria, Virginia to attend boarding school...Selected 67th overall by Colorado in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft.