HERRIMAN, Utah (Saturday, August 5, 2023) – Real Monarchs have signed centerback Keller Storlie ahead of the team’s match against St. Louis CITY2 on Sunday, August 6.
Storlie, 21, has been with Real Monarchs and Real Salt Lake since preseason, training with the organization, while appearing in two matches during the MLS NEXT Pro Invitational against the Premier League’s Crystal Palace and German side TSG Hoffenheim. Storlie helped the Real Monarchs secure a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace, playing 71 minutes before being subbed off for RSL Academy product Luis Rivera.
Before coming to Utah, Storlie spent a year in Costa Rica playing for AD Aserri. As part of his development Storlie has played for the youth squads of Getafe, CD Mostoles and AD Alcorcon, all in Spain.
TRANSACTION: Real Monarchs sign defender Keller Storlie to an MLS NEXT Pro professional contract on August 5, 2023.
Player InformationName: Keller Storlie
Date of Birth: January 8, 2002
Birthplace: Portland, Oregona
Citizenship: United States
How Acquired: Signed on August 5, 2023
Real Monarchs are currently in their second season in MLS NEXT Pro. Under the leadership of Head Coach Jamison Olave, the team finished the 2022 season with an eight-game unbeaten run at home, empowered by the league’s youngest roster (by average age) in the entire league. Tickets for Real Monarchs can be purchased by calling 844.Real.Tix or visiting www.RSL.com/tickets.