TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS: Extension
Nashville SC and forward Daniel Rios have agreed to a contract extension via the 2022 season, the membership introduced Monday. The deal features a membership choice for 2023.
Rios, 26, was the membership’s first-ever MLS signing, made lengthy forward of their 2020 growth season. He made 18 appearances (eight begins), scoring 4 goals in just under 700 minutes because the membership loved a profitable inaugural marketing campaign.
“Daniel continues to develop as a player right here in Nashville, and we’re proud to have the ability to reward him for his efforts,” said Mike Jacobs, Nashville SC Common Manager, in an announcement.
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— Nashville SC (@NashvilleSC) March 15, 2021
A product of Chivas Guadalajara’s youth academy, Rios made his title in USL on loan with North Carolina FC earlier than Nashville acquired him. He was stellar at that level, with 40 goals in 62 appearances between Nashville and North Carolina.
Rios is an choice up top for head coach Gary Smith, alongside Jhonder Cadiz, CJ Sapong, Dom Badji and others as Nashville enter season quantity two in MLS.