Eric Ayuk's Contract Option picked up for 2018
Yesterday we announced that the club has exercised the 2018 contract option of midfielder Eric Ayuk. Ayuk, 20, returns to Philadelphia following a loan stint during the 2017 season with Jönköpings Södra IF in Sweden. For more on the move, click here.
Where in the world has Eric Ayuk been?
From Man of the Match honors in the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations to the same honor twice in Sweden's top-flight league, 2017 has been a busy year for Ayuk. “He performed well during his loan stint in Sweden, receiving valuable playing time at a high level. We look forward to helping him take the next step in his development here in Philadelphia,” said Earnie Stewart.
Union players safe in Expansion Draft
LAFC completed the 2017 MLS Expansion Draft yesterday afternoon and Union players remained safe. Click here for the list of players around the league now headed to LA.