Forward Romario Williams signs
MIAMI – The Miami FC has made its first move in the transfer market, signing Jamaican international forward Romario Williams pending league and federation approval.
Williams, 25, brings MLS and USL experience having played for Montreal Impact, FC Montreal, Atlanta United and Charleston Battery. In 2019, Williams made 7 appearances for Columbus Crew.
After representing his national team at U17 and U23 levels, Williams made his senior national team debut in 2016 and has gone on to make 14 appearances for the Reggae Boyz.
“I am elated to be joining The Miami FC. I’m very thankful for the opportunity to be a part of this incredible organization and excited for the upcoming season,” Williams said upon joining the club.
The Miami FC President and General Manager, Paul Dalglish commented: “We are delighted to welcome Romario to the Miami FC family.”
“After meeting Romario and his family, we are convinced that his is not only an outstanding player, but an outstanding person who will be an asset on and off the field.”
“He is a ruthless goal scorer and he shares our motivation to challenge from day one in the USL Championship.”
Romario was named after the legendary Brazilian forward who won the FIFA World Cup a month before he was born.
“This signing demonstrates our ambition to bring the best talent to the USL and give our fans great entertainment in the heart of Miami,” added Dalglish.