Signed to a Homegrown contract on July 25, 2018. Roberts is the 23rd Homegrown signed by the club and will wear the number 23.
The midfielder, 17, joined the FC Dallas Academy in 2013 and has appeared in 77 U.S. Soccer Development Academy games over the last three seasons with 16 goals. Along with Chris Richards, Roberts spent 10 days on loan with FC Bayern Munich earlier this year through the elite player development partnership between the two clubs.
Roberts is the first Arkansan to sign for FC Dallas.