10 Facts about Tyler Adams

10 Facts about Tyler Adams

Get to know our new signing.

Tyler Adams has agreed to join Leeds United on a five-year deal becoming the club’s fifth confirmed arrival of the summer transfer window.

Here you can find out more information about the new recruit, with 10 facts on the midfielder.

1- Tyler Adams was born in Wappinger, New York on 14th February 1999

2- The midfielder made his MLS debut with New York Red Bulls on 13th April 2016 against the San Jose Earthquakes

3- On 28th September 2017, Adams scored his first two senior goals for New York Red Bulls, in a 3-3 draw with DC United

4- Adams made his international debut for the USA on 14th November 2017 in a 1-1 draw with Portugal

5- He netted his first international goal on 11th September 2018 against Mexico, helping the USA to a 1-0 victory

6- The 2018 season saw Adams help New York Red Bulls win the MLS Supporters’ Shield for the third time in the club’s history

7- He completed a transfer from New York Red Bulls to RB Leipzig for an undisclosed fee on 1st January 2019

8- Adams made his UEFA Champions League debut for RB Leipzig on 10th March 2020.  He has made a total of 14 appearances in the competition, scoring one goal, which came against Atletico Madrid in the 2020 quarter-finals

9- Last season Adams helped RB Leipzig win the German Cup for the first time in the club’s history.  They defeated SC Freiburg in the final on 21st May 2022

10- On 6th July 2022, Adams joined Leeds United for an undisclosed fee, becoming the club’s fifth signing of the summer transfer window