Amarikwa provides vital veteran leadership for the Black-and-Red

D.C. United
Amarikwa provides vital veteran leadership for the Black-and-Red
Amarikwa provides vital veteran leadership for the Black-and-Red

Quincy Amarikwa has become a leader both on and off the field for D.C. United. With 216 appearances under his belt, Amarikwa is one of the most experienced players in the league which comes with an extensive understanding of how to be impactful in MLS. The 31-year-old has become a role model for younger members of the team as he uses his experience to help elevate his teammates. After being selected 32nd overall out of UC Davis by the San Jose Earthquakes in 2009, Amarikwa has proved himself as an effective target man using his athleticism to hold the ball for his team in order to bring other players into the attack. The striker's most productive season came in 2014 with the Chicago Fire when

Scroll to continue with content
Ad

What to Read Next