Ricardo Pepi, Groningen

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The Basics

Age: 19
Club: Groningen, Eredivisie
Position: Striker
Loves to: Score goals

In One play


FC Dallas academy? Check. Moving up through the FC Dallas system? Check. Signing for FC Dallas? Check. Moving over to Europe? Check. Ricardo Pepi is just one of a handful of former Dallas players who moved up through the ranks in the USL and MLS before moving abroad. Pepi, who is from El Paso, was eligible to play for both the United States and Mexico, but ultimately chose to represent the U.S. men’s national team. He’s a lanky young striker who pops up in dangerous spots to put the ball in the back of the net.


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