HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown player on Jun. 17, 2017, to take effect on Jan. 1, 2018.
Okonkwo, an 18-year old forward from Atlanta, Ga., has been one of the most prolific scorers in the country over the last two years. He spent this past season with the Atlanta United U-18s and led the team with 26 goals in 29 appearances. That mark was the third-highest in all of USSDA for the U-18 age group. During the 2015-16 season, Okonkwo scored 22 goals in 30 appearances for Georgia United, which ranked fourth-highest in all of USSDA.