D.C. United announced today that they will pick up 24-year-old Gambian midfielder Sainey Nyassi. Nyassi previously played for New England Revolution for seven seasons.
“We are pleased to add Sainey to our roster,” said D.C. United General Manager Dave Kasper. “He possesses the speed and ability to unlock opposing defenses, and he will provide us with solid cover at wide midfield.”
Name: Sainey Nyassi
Weight: 145 lbs.
Birthdate: January 31, 1989
Hometown: Bwiam, Gambia
Previous Club: New England Revolution
Acquired: Signed on May 28, 2013