HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Jagiellonia Bialystok and signed using Targeted Allocation Money through the 2022 season on Jan. 22, 2019.
Frankowksi is a winger who is capable of committing defenders, delivering great balls from the flank and scoring goals. He also has a great work rate, focus and attitude. The 24-year-old is coming off a solid first season with the Fire with five goals and nine assists in 31 appearances, including 24 starts.
INTERNATIONAL: Frankowski has featured at various levels for the Poland National Team. After earning caps at the U16-U21 levels, Frankowski made his debut for Poland’s senior team on March 23, 2018 in an international friendly against Nigeria. Frankowski has earned 10 total caps for Poland and scored his first international goal in a European qualifier against Macedonia in October.
OUTSIDE MLS: Frankowski joined the Fire after spending seven seasons with two different clubs in the Polish first division, tallying 181 appearances (137 starts) during that stretch. A native of Gdansk, Poland, Frankowski began his professional career in Poland’s top flight with Lechia Gdansk in 2012. After spending two seasons with his hometown club, Frankowski joined Jagiellonia Bialystok during the 2014-15 campaign. In five seasons with Jagiellonia Bialystok, he complied 140 appearances (113 starts), tallying 24 goals in league play. Additionally, the midfielder made seven appearances (six starts) for Jagiellonia Bialystok in the UEFA Europa League, scoring three goals.