Heath brings three years of MLS experience to Republic FC.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Sacramento Republic FC have completed arrangements by which the club will receive midfielder Harrison Heath on loan from Atlanta United FC (MLS).
Heath brings three years of MLS experience to Republic FC, spending time with Orlando City SC before being traded to Atlanta United FC in Dec. 2016. The midfielder spent his first three professional years with Orlando City SC, joining the Lions on July 17, 2014 when they were still playing in the USL. Heath made six career MLS appearances while at Orlando City, including five starts, and has made two appearances with Atlanta this season.
A native of Newcastle-under-Lyme, England, Heath spent his youth career with the Houston Dynamo and Norwich City before signing with Orlando. He is the son of current Minnesota United head coach and former English midfielder Adrian Heath.
Heath will be available for selection in Republic FC’s match on Saturday, Jul. 1 against San Antonio FC. Kickoff is 8 p.m. at Papa Murphy’s Park. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com.
Press Release Courtesy of the Sacramento Republic FC Media Relations