FRISCO, Texas (Sept. 9, 2020) – FC Dallas added League Pool Goalkeeper Charlie Lyon to the club’s roster for tonight’s road match against Minnesota United at Allianz Field. Lyon has cleared all MLS health and safety protocol guidelines and undergone the same COVID-19 testing procedures as all other players in the organization since his arrival to the club on September 4.
Lyon will also be added to the roster for Saturday’s home match against Houston Dynamo on September 12 at 7:30PM CT.
Lyon, 28, was selected 75th overall by Seattle Sounders FC in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft selection after spending four years at Marquette University. He appeared in 42 games while on loan for Tacoma Defiance during the 2015 and 2016 seasons and 31 appearances for Orange Country SC.
Lyon joined Los Angeles Football Club for its inaugural MLS campaign in 2018 and became an MLS League Pool Goalkeeper last season. Transaction: FC Dallas adds League Pool Goalkeeper Charlie Lyon for Sept. 9 road match vs. Minnesota United and Sept. 12 home match vs. Houston Dynamo.
Full name: Charlie Lyon
DOB: April 10, 1992 (28 years old)
Hometown: St. Charles, Illinois
Birthplace: St. Charles, Illinois
Weight: 215 lbs.
College: Marquette University