HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on December 5, 2016.
Okoli returns to MLS with New York City FC after spending one season in USL with FC Cincinnati, where excelled. The pacey forward was named the 2016 USL MVP after scoring 16 goals in 29 games. He was originally with the Sounders after signing a Homegrown Player contract prior to the 2014 season.
OUTSIDE MLS: Spent one season with FC Cincinnati, scoring 16 goals in 29 games, leading his team to a third-place finish.
INTERNATIONAL: Has played with multiple US youth national teams … Traveled with the U-18 squad to Portugal, Argentina and Israel and was included in the U-20 player pool in 2011.
COLLEGE: Played at Wake Forest from 2011-13.