The Vancouver Whitecaps have recruited goalkeeper Cody Cropper as a free agent.
The 29-year-old former US youth worldwide will be part of the Major League Soccer season 2022 with a membership possibility for 2023.
“Cody brings MLS and foreign experience to our young goalkeeper team,” mentioned sports activities director Axel Schuster in a press launch. “He fits in well with our team, and we are happy to welcome him to the club.”
Cropper began his MLS profession in 2016, signed with the New England Revolution and spent 4 seasons with the Eastern Conference giants.
He had a transient stint with the Houston Dynamo earlier than signing for FC Cincinnati in 2021. He additionally not too long ago performed for the USL Championship staff Memphis 901 FC, the place he held 4 zeros over 15 begins.
The goalkeeper has recorded 37 common MLS season begins in six seasons.
Before becoming a member of the American league, Cropper performed in England in Southampton and MK Dons.
Cropper will now problem Vancouver’s first-choice goalkeeper home-grown Thomas Hasal.