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The 26-year-old, who joined KV Kortrijk in Belgium's Jupiler Pro League in July 2018, is a natural center back who can also fill in at either outside back spot. He previously played for Orebro SK in Sweden’s Allsvenskan.
D.C. United in talks with Belgium-based defender Brendan Hines-Ike https://t.co/3rHAe3HMR7— Post Sports (@PostSports) February 22, 2021
The Denver native was part of the Chivas USA academy setup before playing collegiately at Creighton and then the University of South Florida. Hines-Ike was selected by CF Montréal in the third round of the 2016 MLS SuperDraft, but signed a four-year contract with Orebro.
Hines-Ike has made a total of 123 first-team European appearances, scoring five goals. He’s started eight league matches this season, but was not part of the gameday roster for Sunday’s 2-0 win over Anderlecht.
New D.C. United head coach Hernan Losada previously coached in Belgium's top division with Beerschot.