The Royals announced four additions to the team roster, all from previously acquired rights to the now-defunct FC Kansas City players that include well-known goalkeeper and U.S. international Nicole Barnhart.
The first-year NWSL expansion club owned by Real Salt Lake officially enlisted the services of former FC Kansas City star Amy Rodriguez on Tuesday morning, bringing the U.S. international striker to Rio Tinto Stadium for the 2018 season.
Utah Royals coach Laura Harvey, Real Monarchs coach Mark Briggs and RSL Academy director Martin Vasquez have temporarily joined Mike Petke’s staff for the opening of Salt Lake’s preseason at the academy complex in Herriman for collaboration.
Salt Lake’s Major League Soccer club traded away its first-round pick Thursday at the MLS SuperDraft to Chicago Fire, receiving $85,000 in general allocation money in exchange for the rights that became Syracuse midfielder Mo Adams.
The club announced Monday morning that Canadian international Desiree Scott, who played at the now-defunct FC Kansas City last season in the National Women’s Soccer League, will join the NWSL’s newest side in time for the 2018 season.
The Sandy-based Major League Soccer club announced Wednesday the addition of Spanish striker Alfredo Ortuño. The 26-year-old forward from Yecla, Spain joins the club after spending his professional career in his home country.