Player Details

Name

Aziel Jackson

Height

5' 9"

Date of Birth

10.25.2001 (20)

Birthplace

, NY USA

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Unknown

Preferred Side

Unknown

Roster Category

Supplemental Slots 25-28

Player Category

Homegrown
2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

Acquired: Minnesota United acquired homegrown priority to midfielder Aziel Jackson via trade from New York Red Bulls on April 30, 2021.

Jackson is a product of the New York Red Bull Academy, where he joined in 2014 at age 13. At age 16, he moved to France with his family and played with Toulouse FC for two seasons, he was the first American signed by the team. He played with amateur team Crossfire FC when he returned to the U.S. from 2019-2020 and trained with Seattle Sounders in 2020. Jackson joined the Minnesota United training camp ahead of the 2021 season, and quickly impressed the coaching staff and teammates.