FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution have signed forward Femi Hollinger-Janzen.
New England’s third-round selection (51st overall) in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft, Hollinger-Janzen officially joins the club after four years at Indiana University. The six-foot forward helped the Hoosiers to an NCAA National Championship as a freshman in 2012, and finished his decorated collegiate career with multiple First-Team All-Big Ten selections and a College Cup All-Tournament Team nod. As a senior in 2015, Hollinger-Janzen paced Indiana with eight goals and 21 points. He logged 45 minutes in one preseason appearance for the Revolution in the 2016 Desert Diamond Cup.
Originally born in Cotonou, Benin, the 23-year-old moved to Indiana in 2000 and was named the state’s Gatorade Player of the Year in 2011.
TRANSACTION: New England Revolution sign forward Femi Hollinger-Janzen
Name: Femi Hollinger-Janzen
Hometown: Goshen, Ind. (Cotonou, Benin)
Date of Birth: December 14, 1993
LastClub: Indiana University
Kit Number: 88