Austin, Texas– Austin FC announced today season-long loans for defender Freddy Kleemann to United Soccer League (USL) side Birmingham Legion and for goalkeeper Brady Scott to fellow USL side Memphis 901 FC.
“Both Freddy and Brady are young talents who will benefit from regular playing time with the respective teams they are joining on loan for the 2021 season,” commented Claudio Reyna, Austin FC Sporting Director. “We wish them both the best of luck and look forward to monitoring their progress throughout the season.”
Kleemann will join Birmingham after being selected by Austin FC as the second draft pick (and 11th overall) in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas. Scott will join Memphis after being selected by Austin FC with the third pick of the 2020 MLS Expansion Draft in December 2020.