Dallas native, and former FC Dallas player, Kenny Cooper Jr. was acquired by the Montreal Impact of MLS, the team announced today. See the press release HERE.
The forward had been under contract with the Seattle Sounders for the 2014 and 2015 season, but he was placed on waivers on April 2 of this year.
The former Solar Chelsey and Jesuit-Dallas product joins a Montreal side that is currently struggling in the league, but is on the verge of greatness in the CONCACAF Champions League as they have made the final series against Club America of Liga MX.
The Impact are Cooper’s fifth MLS club.
Kenny Cooper Jr.
Youth: Solar Chelsey (Dallas), Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas
Professional: Manchester United (04-06), FC Dallas (06-09), 1860 Munich (09-11), Portland Timbers (2011), New York Red Bulls (2012), FC Dallas (2013), Seattle Sounders (14-15), Montreal Impact (2015-present).