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According to Galarcep, the Union will be inking defender Mark McKenzie this offseason.
In #MLS news, I’m told the Philadelphia Union are signing U.S. Under-20 defender Mark McKenzie to a homegrown player deal, continuing a trend of centerbacks landing HG deals this winter (Grant Lillard, Kris Reaves, Kevin Politz)— Ives Galarcep (@SoccerByIves) January 11, 2018
McKenzie, 18, played collegiate soccer at Wake Forest in 2017. The Union academy product has experience at the professional level, having played for the Union's USL team Bethlehem Steel FC the last two seasons as an amateur player.
A US youth international, McKenzie was a U.S. Soccer Development Academy East Conference Best XI selection at the U-18 level for the 2017-18 season.