HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Wurzburger Kickers and signed on Feb. 6, 2019.
Wagner is an up-and-coming and physical left back who joins the Union looking to compete for a starting role in 2019.
OUTSIDE MLS: Wagner comes to Philadelphia from German side Würzburger Kickers. Midway through the current 3. Liga season, Wagner has totaled two assists across 13 appearances. In 2017-18, his first full year with Würzburger, he made 27 league appearances. Prior to joining Würzburger, he was a member of Bundesliga club Schalke 04. Playing for the team’s reserves, he made 33 appearances in 2016-17 after joining from SSV Ulm 1846, the club at which he signed his first senior professional contract in 2015. In his youth career, Wagner played for the FC Augsburg academy as well as for SSV Ulm and SV Lonsee.