HERRIMAN, Utah (Friday, April 9, 2021) – Real Monarchs have signed forward and 2021 MLS SuperDraft pick Aris Briggs ahead of the 2021 United Soccer League Championship season, the club announced today. Briggs’ signing is pending league approval.
Briggs was selected by Real Salt Lake in the third round of the 2021 MLS SuperDraft presented by adidas with the 61st overall pick.
“Aris approached preseason with the professional teams in the right manner,” RSL Assistant General Manager Tony Beltran said. “His ability, character and willingness to learn over the past months culminates with him earning his first professional contract.