Sounders FC agree to terms with midfielder Aaron Long

By Anthony Caruso III

The Seattle Sounders FC signed midfielder Aaron Long to a contract today. According to MLS policy, teams do not disclose the years or money of the deal.

Long comes to the Sounders FC after being drafted by the Portland Timbers in the second round of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft. He was released by the Timbers on July 2nd.

Aaron Long (Photo by the Portland Timbers)

Aaron Long (Photo by the Portland Timbers)

During his short time with the Timbers, he was loaned to the USL Pro twice. He made five appearances with Sacramento Republic and Orange County Blues.

Long is a two-time Big West All-Conference player while playing collegiate soccer at University of California-Riverside. He made 66 starts in 71 appearances, including a team-high 13 points during the 2012 season.

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