HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown player on Jan. 26, 2019.
Fernandez is the Red Bulls' 21st Homegrown signing. The midfielder, who spent the last two years playing collegiately at Wake Forest, will aim to break through during a busy schedule for the Red Bulls and find playing time in his debut campaign as a professional.
INTERNATIONAL: Has been called up to the US U-18 and U-20 national team.
COLLEGE: Played two seasons at Wake Forest. Was a super-sub in his freshman campaign, and then went on to start 20 of 21 appearances his sophomore season, scoring 12 goals and six assists in 2018. All told, he notched six game-winning goals in 44 appearances for the Demon Deacons.