In recent years, clubs have not hesitated to launch their player younger and younger. This Friday evening, a new record has just been broken in MLS. The young Axel Kei has signed up with the Real Sale Lake club. He becomes the youngest player in history to sign in MLS at 14 years and 15 days.
This striker born on December 30, 2007 therefore beats the record of a certain Freddy Adu. “Over the past year, Axel has proven himself to be one of the best offensive prospects in the country. His propensity in front of goal is well beyond his years, and coupled with his elite athleticism, he plans to become a scoring force in our league in the years to come, » said Real Madrid chief executive Elliot Fall. Salt Lake.” The young striker who is already 1m93 should be talked about in the coming years.
14 years and 15 days old.
We’ve got the youngest Homegrown in @MLS history.
—Real Salt Lake (@realsaltlake) January 14, 2022