ACQUIRED: Signed with the club on 1/24/2017
The 25-year-old comes to the Loons after playing the top leagues of both Finland and Sweden, and is an active member of the Finnish National Team.
Though he mainly plays in a more defensive role in the midfield, he is not afraid to make a foray into the opposing penalty area. He has a deft touch that has allowed him to net several spectacular goals in his career so far.
Schüller turned pro at just 17-years-old, signing FC Honka in his hometown of Espoo, Finland. He made 63 appearances for the club, helping it reach Europa League qualifying for three-straight seasons.
He was transferred to Finnish giants HJK in in early 2012 and, despite the high pressure environment, was a huge success with the country’s top club. He scored 10 goals in 88 appearances on route to three consecutive league titles and help HJK become the first Finnish club to reach the Europa League group stage.
Following the 2015 season, Schuller transferred to BK Hacken in Sweden’s Allsvenskan. He featured in roughly half of the league matches in 2016, scoring his first goal for the club in the final match of the season.
2017: Made MLS debut as a starter on March 3 at POR ... Missed March 25 match at NE due to international duty with Finland.
INTERNATIONAL: Schuller has made 20 appearances for Finland at the senior level since 2013. He featured with the U21 and U19 national teams as well.