MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Minnesota United F.C. announced today that midfielder Raheem Edwards will join the team after a trade with the Chicago Fire F.C. He’ll occupy an international roster spot.
Edwards was traded for defender Wyatt Omsberg – the former 15th overall pick.READ MORE: Daunte Wright Shooting: No Arrests In 5th Night Of Protests
“Raheem will be critical throughout the middle and end of our season with so many matches,” head coach Adrian Heath told the media.READ MORE: Daunte Wright's Family Calls For More Severe Charges For Ex-Officer Kim Potter
Edwards originally hails from Canada. He spent the last two seasons with Chicago Fire – after beginning his career as a member of Toronto F.C.II in 2015.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Center Church Serves As Haven For All During Unrest
“He knows the league well and he knows how to win, we saw that from him in his time in Toronto,” Heath added.