HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on Jan. 22, 2019.
Okello is a young defensive midfielder who will look to develop as a professional in 2020.
INTERNATIONAL: Okello made his Canadian youth program debut in 2016 at the age of 16. He has represented the Canadian U-17 team at the 2017 Concacaf Men’s Under-17 Championship in Panama and most recently represented the U-20 Canadian team at the 2018 Concacaf Men’s Under-20 Championship in the USA.
OUTSIDE MLS: Okello made 19 appearances for Toronto FC II in the USL League One in 2019 after appeared in 22 matches during the 2018 USL regular season. He made his professional debut on October 6, 2017 against Bethlehem Steel. Okello was invited to Toronto FC’s 2018 pre-season camps last year in Los Angeles, California and Mexico City.