Brenden Aaronson, Leeds United

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The Basics

Age: 21
Club: Leeds United, Premier League
Position: Winger/attacking midfielder
Loves to: Play quickly

In One play


We don’t know this for sure, but we’re pretty confident that Brenden Aaronson was created in a lab by someone who really, really loves pressing. Why? Well, because Brenden Aaronson is a really, really good presser. He’ll get in your face, take the ball, and start driving the other way before you have a chance to figure out what happened.

After playing for the Philadelphia Union in Major League Soccer and RB Salzburg in Austria, Aaronson moved to Leeds United in the Premier League, where he’ll continue to frustrate opponents.