Scott joins Nashville after three-years with German club FC Köln; 21-year-old has made 13 appearances for the United States U-20s
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 17, 2020) – Nashville Soccer Club announced today that the club has signed United States Youth International Brady Scott after spending three years with German side FC Köln. Scott will be available for selection when Nashville SC visits Atlanta United FC on Saturday, Aug. 22 pending receipt of his ITC.
“Brady is an outstanding young goalkeeper who's been a standout as a U.S. Youth International,” Nashville SC General Manager Mike Jacobs said. “Coupled with his practical experience abroad the past couple of years, we are excited to see him take the next step in his development in MLS here in Nashville.”
Scott, 21, signed a three-year deal with German club FC Köln in July 2017 and has since made 29 appearances in net for FC Köln II while recording five shutouts. In addition, The American keeper made three appearances for FC Köln’s U-19 squad, earning shutouts in two of the three matches.
At the youth international level, Scott was the starting keeper for the U-20 team that won the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying in 2018 while taking home the Golden Glove as the best goalkeeper at the Concacaf U-20 Championship.
Scott’s performance led the United States to its second consecutive confederation title while allowing only two goals in six matches at the tournament. During that stretch Scott recorded three shutouts, two of which came in the qualifying stage against Costa Rica and Honduras. The third shutout came in the Final against Mexico to clinch the title which earned him a spot on the tournament’s Best XI Team.
Nashville SC will take on Atlanta United FC on Saturday, Aug. 22 with kickoff slated for 6 p.m. CT at Mercedes Benz Stadium as part of the league’s continuation of regular season play plan.
Along with Atlanta United FC, Nashville SC will face Southeastern regional foes Inter Miami CF and Orlando City SC as part of a six-match schedule through Sept. 12. The remainder of the schedule will be announced by early September.
Transaction: Nashville SC signs goalkeeper Brady Scott
Birthdate: June 30, 1999
Hometown: Petaluma, California
Nationality: United States
Last club: FC Köln (Germany)
How Acquired: Signed by Nashville SC