Player Details


Tyler Adams


5' 9"


159 lbs

Date of Birth

2.14.1999 (23)


Wappingers Falls, NY USA



Position Detail

Defensive Midfielder

Preferred Side



Career Summary

Transferred to RB Leipzig on Dec. 1, 2018.

A bright part of the future of the club, Adams made 22 starts in a breakout 2017 campaign. Has a great eye for incisive passes and can play as a holding midfielder or fullback. He gained notoriety for his late run and headed goal in a 2015 International Champions Cup win over Chelsea at the age of 16.

OUTSIDE MLS: First signing in New York Red Bulls II history at the age of 16 in March 2015. Played 11 games and made 9 starts for Red Bulls II in 2015 USL season before joining the US squad for the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

INTERNATIONAL: US U-17 international, played in 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile, and broke in with the U-20 squad at the 2017 CONCACAF Championships, which act as U-20 World Cup qualifiers.

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