New York City Football Club (NYCFC) today announced that Midfielder Jacob Arroyave has signed a contract with the Club’s MLS NEXT Pro team, NYCFC II. Arroyave will be available for selection for NYCFC II’s match on Sunday, July 30 against Huntsville City FC.
The Passaic, New Jersey native began his youth career with Cedar Stars Bergen, quickly impressing and solidifying his status as an exciting prospect.
Sporting Director David Lee said: “We have been following Jacob for a number of years now throughout his youth career, and we believe NYCFC II and MLS NEXT Pro is the perfect place for him to continue his development. He is a talented player, and we’re excited that he has decided to join NYCFC II as the first step of his professional career.”
Midfielder Jacob Arroyave said: “NYCFC is a great organization, and I’m thrilled to sign my first professional contract here. I want to thank my family and everyone who helped me get to this point today. This is just the first step in my professional development, and I can’t wait to join up with the team and get started.”
Transaction: Midfielder Jacob Arroyave signs a contract with NYCFC II