New Ottawa Fury FC arrival Amar Sedjic was selected in the Second Round of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft by the Montreal Impact in January.
OTTAWA – Ottawa Fury FC announced on Friday it had acquired midfielder Amar Sejdic on a season-long loan from Major League Soccer’s Montreal Impact. Sejdic signed with the Impact in March after being selected 34th overall in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft.
Sejdic is coming off a stellar 2018 season where he won the NCAA Division I championship with the University of Maryland, scoring the game’s lone goal from the penalty spot in the 57th minute in the Terrapins’ 1-0 win in the College Cup against Akron. He was named the College Cup Most Valuable Player before declaring for the professional ranks.
The 22-year old midfielder played 82 games with the Terrapins, scoring 22 goals and adding 16 assists. Sejdic was named to the First Team All-Big Ten Conference twice (2016 and 2018) and to the Second Team All-North Region by United Soccer Coaches in 2018.
Born in Berlin of Bosnian parents, Sejdic’s family moved to the United States when he was four. He now calls Louisville, Kentucky home and holds dual citizenship (US and Germany).