Ethan Finlay

Player Snapshot: Ethan Finlay

Joined MNUFC on August 9, 2017 in a trade with Columbus Crew SC.

Hometown: Marshfield, Wisconsin

Seasons with MNUFC: 4 (2017 – 2020)

MNUFC Debut: August 20, 2017 at Seattle Sounders

First MNUFC Goal: August 20, 2017 at Seattle Sounders

Career Milestones

  • Made 200th MLS regular season appearance on September 29, 2019 as a substitute in a 1-1 home draw with LAFC.
  • Scored his 40th MLS goal on August 10, 2019 in a 5-3 loss at FC Dallas.
  • Is 109 minutes away from the 13,000 minute mark in MLS regular season play.

Career Notes

  • Fourth all-time leading scorer for MNUFC in MLS with 12 goals.
  • Has scored three goals and provided six assists in his career against Chicago Fire FC, his highest point total against any MLS opponent.
  • August has been historically the best month of his career, scoring 10 goals and providing six assists.
  • Finlay has had six career multi-goal games. His last one occurred on August 10, 2019 at FC Dallas.
  • His pair of assists against Portland on March 1, 2020 was his fifth career multi-assist game.


Three appearances with the U.S. men’s national team, making his debut in 2016.