MLS Moves: FC Dallas sends Justin Che, 17, on loan to Bayern Munich II

FC Dallas has sent 17-year-old defender Justin Che on loan to Bayern Munich II as part of the player development partnership FC Dallas and Bayern have.
 
FC Dallas signed Che to an MLS contract in October, He spent 2020 with North Texas SC, starting all 16 games for the FC Dallas affiliate and earning a place on the USL League One all-league first team.

Che, who joined the FC Dallas academy when he was 6, was one of six Dallas players on trial at Bayern this month as part of a partnership agreement between the clubs. He's eligible to play in Germany because he holds a German passport. Brandon Servania moved on loan to St. Poelten in Austria.

Former FC Dallas Homegrown Chris Richards joined Bayern Munich on loan in July 2018 and was transferred in January 2019. He made his first-team Bundesliga debut in June 2020 and is currently on loan to Hoffenheim.
 
2021 FC Dallas roster:
Goalkeepers (3): *Jimmy Maurer, Phelipe Megiolaro, *Kyle Zobeck.
Defenders (7): Bressan, *Nkosi Burgess, Matt Hedges, Ryan Hollingshead, Jose Antonio Martinez (Eibar, Spain), Eddie Munjoma (HG), Johnny Nelson,
Midfielders (11): Bryan Acosta, Edwin Cerrillo (HG), Kalil ElMedkhar (University of Kentucky), Jader Obrian (Rionegro Aguilas, Colombia), Paxton Pomykal (HG), Andres Ricaurte, Thomas Roberts (HG), Thiago Santos, Tanner Tessmann (HG), *Ema Twumasi, Freddy Vargas (Deportivo Lara, Venezuela).
Forwards (4): Jesus Ferreira (HG), Franco Jara, Ricardo Pepi (HG), Dante Sealy (HG).
*Option exercised.
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Free Agents: Francis Atuahene, Reto Ziegler, Santiago Mosquera (Pachuca, Mexico).
Traded: Fafa Picault (Houston Dynamo), Callum Montgomery (Minnesota United), Michael Barrios (Colorado Rapids).
On loan: Bryan Reynolds (HG, Roma, Italy), Brandon Servania (HG, St. Poelten, Austria), Justin Che (HG, Bayern Munich, Germany).

HG=Homegrown Player for their current team.
Note: Players in bold are 2021 signings.

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