Former Montego Bay United (MBU) hot shot striker Owayne Gordon has inked a deal with Austin Bold FC in the United Soccer League (USL).
The speedy Gordon who twice won the local League with MBU, signed a 1-year deal with the club, ending a 2-year spell at fellow USL side Oklahoma City Energy.
Reggae Boy Gordon now joins countrymen Jermaine Taylor, Jason Johnson and Nathaniel Adamolekun at the Texas-based club, where former national goalkeeper Ryan Thompson is the assistant coach.
Gordon known for his pace and tenacity on and off the ball and who has an eye for goal, was a member of Jamaica’s squad at the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup in the United States and has scored 1 goal in 18 appearances for the Reggae Boyz.
This year’s USL league will be filled with Jamaica spice as a host of the nation’s talented stars, several from the Western end of the island have penned contracts to play there.
Western players such as Peter Lee Vassell, Venton Evans and Deshane Beckford will all be displaying their skills in this year’s League.