HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on June 15, 2020
Dobbelaere is a quick winger who helped Seattle win two Generation adidas Cup titles and a USSDA National Championship at the academy level. He will look to continue to develop as a professional in 2021.
INTERNATIONAL: He was one of three Sounders FC players (Danny Leyva, Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez) to make the roster for 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup, making a substitute appearance against Senegal and earning a start against the Netherlands.
OUTSIDE MLS: Dobbelaere started two of seven appearances for Tacoma Defiance in 2019, logging 260 minutes and scoring one goal. Dobbelaere was part of Sounders FC’s U-17 squad that won the USSDA National Championship in 2018, as well as a pair of Generation adidas Cup titles in both the Premier and Champions Division