NEW YORK, February 1, 2024 – Today New York City FC II announced that it has transferred Forward MD Myers to USL Championship side Charleston Battery for an undisclosed fee.
New York City FC drafted Myers with the 66th overall pick in the third round of the 2023 MLS SuperDraft and subsequently joined New York City FC II ahead of its MLS NEXT Pro season.
The Forward started every game for the ‘Boys in Blue’ scoring 19 goals and tallying five assists in 28 matches. Myers' 19 goals earned him co-Golden Boot accolades along with being named in MLS NEXT Pro’s Best XI last season.
“We would like to thank MD for his contributions to the Club this past season,” Sporting Director David Lee said. “This transfer shows the growing importance and benefit of MLS NEXT Pro in providing more pathways and opportunities for players to establish themselves in the professional ranks and help them reach their footballing potential. I’m proud that New York City FC II, under the leadership of Matt Pilkington and supported by an outstanding staff, continues to establish its role as the best place for player development for young talent across the U.S.”
“We extend our sincere thanks to MD for his contributions to NYCFC II,” VP, Sporting Operations and Strategy Sam Pugsley said. “MD has been a true professional on and off the field and the distinguished season he had winning the Golden Boot and being named into the Team of the Year is a testament to his skill and dedication. We wish him every success in his future endeavors with the Charleston Battery.”
Transaction: New York City FC II transfers Forward MD Myers to USL Championship side Charleston Battery for an undisclosed fee.