LAFC purchase forward Cal Jennings, commerce with FC Dallas for MLS rights


LAFC have signed forward Cal Jennings from USL Championship side Indy Eleven, it was introduced Tuesday, including one other piece to one of many strongest offenses in MLS.

To finish the deal, LAFC sent their pure third-round choose within the 2022 MLS SuperDraft to FC Dallas in exchange for his Faculty Protected List rights. Further incentives may very well be tacked on, ought to the 23-year-old meet sure performance-based metrics.

“We’re excited to welcome Cal to our group as we begin our preparations for the upcoming season,” LAFC co-president and GM John Thorrington said in a launch. “He had a robust season in USL last year, his first as an expert, and we imagine he has the attributes to continue to develop as a player in MLS.”

Jennings was initially chosen No. seventeenth general (first round) by FC Dallas within the 2020 MLS SuperDraft, although he spent last season with USL Championship side Memphis 901. Throughout 14 of their 15 Group G video games, Jennings scored a team-leading 9 goals.

Jennings had lately signed with Indy Eleven. He played collegiately at Central Florida, the place he scored 46 goals in 64 video games.


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