HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on Jan. 18, 2018. Contract option for 2020 season exercised on Nov. 20, 2019.
Real is an attack-minded fullback who made three regular-season appearances at left back for Philadelphia in each of the last two seasons. He'll hope to carve out more minutes in 2020.
OUTSIDE MLS: Real debuted as a professional after signing with Bethlehem Steel FC on January 17, 2017. In 2018, he made 20 regular-season appearances (20 starts) at left back, scoring one goal as part of a 3-1 win vs. Richmond;
INTERNATIONAL: Earned a call-up to the United States Under-20 National Team for a training camp ahead of two friendlies in Honduras (May 17 and May 19). Was named to the U.S. U-20 roster for the 2018 Concacaf U-20 Championship as the team's captain.