HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Vancouver on Dec. 17, 2019.
MacMath is an experienced MLS goalkeeper who has started for both the Philadelphia Union and the Colorado Rapids and now he'll get a chance to start for Real Salt Lake after Nick Rimando's retirement.
INTERNATIONAL: Joined the U.S. Soccer Federation’s U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla. and eventually became part of the national team player pools at three different age levels. Competed for the USA in the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2007, starting two games in goal. Trained with U-23 U.S. Men’s National Team ahead of 2011 Concacaf Olympic qualifying, earning three separate appearances with the squad.
COLLEGE: Earned first team all-Atlantic Coast Conference mention as well as several other collegiate honors at Maryland. Most valuable player in the ACC tournament after shutting out Virginia and top-seeded North Carolina. Named to the NSCAA All-America third team, first team all-ACC and first team all-South Atlantic Region. As a freshman, tied the school record for season shutouts with 12, finishing the year in goal on a Maryland team that went 19-1 and won the NCAA Division I championship.