Another element that the USL Championship offers the player development landscape: loan opportunities for players looking to make the adjustment to pro soccer.
That can be MLS Homegrown players going on loan to their franchise’s respective second team is a path for playing time at a pro level.
There’s a contingent of MLS-signed players to track in the 2020 USL Championship season. Some of the loans are official, others seem very likely. Below are 10 young players to watch.