Inter Miami CF Today it announced that it has acquired versatile midfielder and linebacker Mo Adams. The 2019 US Open and Campion’s Cup winner joins the club from Atlanta United in exchange for the rights to goalkeeper Dylan Castanheira. The Nottingham, England native would not take an international spot on the club’s roster as he possesses a United States Green Card.
“Mo is another acquisition that improves the team leading next year. He is an athletic and skilled player, can play as a midfielder and right-back, and brings a winning mentality that will be valuable to our roster,” said Chris Henderson, director of football and sporting director.
Adams, 25, joined Inter Miami after four years of experience in Major League Soccer, where he appeared with Atlanta United (2019-2021) and Chicago Fire (2018-2019), in a total of 50 MLS appearances, as well as several Appear at the top. International tournaments CONCACAF Champions League and Cup Campions. The versatile player was part of the Atlanta United squad that won the US Open and Campion’s Cup in 2019.
Most recently, Adams appeared with Atlanta United in two and a half campaigns, and scored 28 overall appearances in five lines, also contributing with one goal and one help. The midfielder/defender also played several matches alongside strong Inter Miami centre-back Leandro Gonzalez Perez in 2019.
Prior to joining Atlanta, Adams was selected by the Chicago Fire as the 10th overall pick in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft Championship. In Chicago, he scored 25 total appearances, 15 of which started, in a year and a half.
Adams was a standout player for Syracuse University during his season stint at the college level. A two-time All-ACC awardee, winner of the Cuse Rookie of the Year award, he was a member of the ACC’s entire academic team, sports honors director and team captain in his sophomore year.
Having started his youth career at Nottingham Forest in England in 2008, Adams also appeared for Derby County’s Under-23 team in the Premier League Under-21 (2013-2015), Boston United in the English National Northern League (2015-2016) , Reading United in the Premier League (2017), FC Tulsa (2018) and Atlanta United 2 (2019) in the United Soccer League.
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