In recent years, the competition of the Major League Soccer It has been characterized by young soccer players who have left the United States to try their luck in the Old Continent. Likewise, and for the most part, each of the clubs has an age range characterized by youth, since its idiosyncrasy is based on giving projection to the quarry.
This time in 90min we present you which are the 5 MLS clubs with the lowest average age.
One of the clubs with the largest number of young people is the Philadelphia Union. The squad led by coach Jim Curtin has an average age of 24.3 years. Among its youngest players are four 18-year-olds: Brandan Craig, Quinn Sullivan, Paxten Aaronson y Jack McGlynn.
Another of the MLS squads with the lowest average age in its squad is the Montreal. Midfielder appears among the youngest members of the squad Nathan-Dylan Salibawith 18 years of age; Rida Zohuir y Keesean Ferdinandboth with 18 fulfilled.
Taking hold of young people has helped them fight for the top places in the Eastern Conference, occupying third place.
In the third place of the top appears the FC Dallas. In its squad of 28 players, it is mostly made up of elements between 23 and 24 years of age. The youngest footballers in the Toros squad are the goalkeeper Antonio Carrerawith 18 years, and the right side Collin Smithwith the same age
Although it is true that the majority of clubs that have employed young footballers are fighting for the top positions in the general standings, the exception is the Chicago Fire. The team led by coach Ezra Hendrickson is in last position in the Eastern Conference with 10 points and is the second club with the lowest average age.
As far as the younger elements are concerned, they have the midfielder Sergio Oregel, who is registered in the team at 16 years of age. For his part, and at the age of 17, appear allan rodriguez y Gabriel Slonina.
Until now, the team with the lowest average age in Major League Soccer is the New York Red Bull. Two 16-year-old registered players appear at the club: Serge Ngoma and Bentro Estrela.
They also have two 18-year-old elements: Jesús Castellano and Caden Clark; while with 19 appear Daniel Edelman, Wikelman Carmona and John Tokin.