USL Moves: SAFC lands FC Dallas youth star Vega

Another star in the FC Dallas academy program has turned pro, though it's not with the MLS club. Devin Vega will play for his hometown San Antonio FC in the upcoming USL season.

Vega joined SAFC the FC Dallas academy in 2015-16 and has scored 14 goals in 39 Developmental Academy games. FC Dallas winning the 2016 U-17/18 championship.

“We would like to thank FC Dallas for their help in this process, allowing Devin to join us at SAFC,” said SAFC head coach Darren Powell. “Devin is a player with good potential who is hungry for first team soccer. He will be tested every day and we look forward to seeing the hometown player develop.”

Vega played for the U.S. U-17s in 2014 when he was in their Residency Program and the U-19s in October 2016.

Class of 2017 in pros:
Tyler Adams, NY Red Bulls
Marco Farfan, Portland Timbers
Eric Lopez
, LA Galaxy II
Matthew Real, Bethlehem Steel
Devin Vega
, San Antonio FC
Jose Alfaro
, Morelia
Ernesto Espinoza
, Tijuana
Luis Garza
, Tigres
Jonathan Gonzalez
, Monterrey
Edwin Lara
, Pachuca
Leonardo Marquez
, Leon
Angel Uribe
, Tijuana
Kyle Gruno
, Leicester City (England)
Callum Stretch
, Aston Villa (England)
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