FC Dallas signed its 18th Homegrown player.
2018: Appeared in 33 MLS regular season games, one MLS playoff game, two CONCACAF Champion League games and two USOC games…scored one goal and tallied three assists on the season…Led the team with nine tackles on April 14 vs. New England Revolution...Scored his first MLS goal on May 19 vs. Vancouver Whitecaps…Led the team with six tackles on June 9 vs. Montreal Impact…Had a 92.9% passing accuracy on June 23 vs. New York Red Bulls…Was one of six Homegrowns to share the pitch against Chicago Fire, an MLS record…Notched his first assist on July 14 vs. Chicago Fire...Led the team with a 97.1% passing accuracy on July 21 vs. Houston Dynamo…Had a 94.3 passing accuracy percentage on Aug. 4 vs. San Jose…Registered his third assist of the season in a 4-3 loss to San Jose Earthquakes on Aug. 29…Had 15 passes and a 100% accuracy when passing in the opposition’s half against the Columbus Crew on Sept. 15…Won all seven of his total duels and drew three fouls vs. Portland Timbers on Sept. 29…Had a team-high 91.9% pass success rate and six tackles vs. Sporting Kansas City on Oct. 21…2017: On June 14th, he made his pro debut in a 2-1 win against Tulsa Roughnecks in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup… He collected an assist in his second pro game in a 3-1 win against Colorado in U.S. Open Cup… On Sept. 3, he made his MLS debut as a sub in a draw against the New York Red Bull…
Received first U.S. Men’s National Team call-up for friendlies against Colombia and Peru in Oct. 2018…Got his first senior cap and start against Peru on Oct. 17…Called up for USMT friendlies against England and Italy in Nov. 2018.
FC Dallas Academy
2017: Won the Gordon Jago Super Group Championship…One of three players to appear and start in all 20 matches… third on the team logging 1,753 minutes… named No. 8 on Top Drawer Soccer’s Midseason Top 100 Freshman ranking… Top Drawer Soccer Preseason Freshman XI… tailed one point and contributed to five shutouts during the 2016 season… assisted on game-winning goal at No. 13 San Diego State on Oct. 8, 2016.
Cannon’s favorite movie is Kung Fu Panda. He likes to listen to Michael Jackson. His favorite food is spaghetti. He is a fan of Lionel Messi and Welsh winger Gareth Bale. He has one brother, two half-brothers and two step-sisters. His hobbies include watching anime and playing video games. His favorite video game is Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. He is into the tech industry.