HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Chicago on July 17, 2019.
An agile and athletic ball-winning defensive midfielder, Adams impressed in his rookie season, earning 10 starts in 15 appearances. He joins Atlanta, who see him playing multiple positions, after a solid start to his sophomore season.
OUTSIDE MLS: Adams came up through the youth ranks at Nottingham Forest before moving to Derby County, where he made 15 appearances for the U-18s. He made one appearance for Boston United in National League North. Adams also played twice for the club's U-21 side. Adams played two seasons at Syracuse University, earning All-ACC Second Team honors in his freshman year and he was named team captain in 2017.
NOTES: Adams signed a Generation adidas contract on Jan. 5, 2018...Selected No. 10 overall in 2018 SuperDraft.