PORTLAND, Ore. - The Portland Timbers have acquired a future MLS SuperDraft pick from Real Salt Lake in exchange for T2 forward Ryan Sierakowski, the club announced today.
The draft pick is Real Salt Lake's 2023 fourth round selection unless Sierakowski signs a MLS contract with Real Salt Lake. In that case, the pick is conveyed as Real Salt Lake's second round pick in the subsequent season of his signing.
In his first season as a professional with T2 in 2019, Sierakowski, 22, tallied eight goals and added two assists in 32 appearances (23 starts) in USL Championship play.
The Barrington, Ill., native was drafted by the Portland Timbers in the first round (No. 23 overall) of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft from Michigan State University (2015-2018).