HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on January 18, 2017.
PRONUNCIATION: SHAY ad-uh-COY-ah
Adekoya is Homegrown forward who joins the Sounders after three seasons with UCLA. He should provide depth at the No. 9 position for the Sounders in 2017.
COLLEGE: Adekoya recorded 20 goals and eight assists in three seasons for the Bruins, including 12 tallies as a sophomore in 2015. The Seattle native was a three-time All-Pac-12 selection, including First Team honors in 2015, in addition to freshman All-American recognition in 2014.