Everything you need to know about Jermaine Jones

Yahoo Sports

Following months of speculation and flirtations, 32-year-old U.S. midfielder Jermaine Jones, who scored an important goal against Portugal at the World Cup, has made the move to MLS. And he ended up with the New England Revolution in one of the most absurd ways possible: a blind draw.
Brooks Peck

Check out our list of fun facts about the American soccer star.

United States' Jermaine Jones celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
United States' Jermaine Jones celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014
United States' Jermaine Jones celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
(Sandra Behne/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
(Sandra Behne/Getty Images)
(Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
(Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)
FUSSBALL : 2. BUNDESLIGA 02/03 , Frankfurt , 11.08.02 EINTRACHT FRANKFURT - FC ST. PAULI Jermaine JONES / FRANKFURT , Cory GIBBS / ST. PAULI FOTO:BONGARTS/Martin-Rose
Jermaine Jones
FUSSBALL : 2. BUNDESLIGA 02/03 , Frankfurt , 11.08.02 EINTRACHT FRANKFURT - FC ST. PAULI Jermaine JONES / FRANKFURT , Cory GIBBS / ST. PAULI FOTO:BONGARTS/Martin-Rose
DUISBURG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 25: Jermaine Jones of Schalke fouls Ivica Grlic of Duisburg during the Bundesliga match between MSV Duisburg and Schalke 04 at the MSV Arena on September 25, 2007 in Duisburg, Germany. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Bongarts/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jermaine Jones;Ivica Grlic
Jermaine Jones
DUISBURG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 25: Jermaine Jones of Schalke fouls Ivica Grlic of Duisburg during the Bundesliga match between MSV Duisburg and Schalke 04 at the MSV Arena on September 25, 2007 in Duisburg, Germany. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Bongarts/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jermaine Jones;Ivica Grlic
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - MAY 10: Alexander Baumjohann of Moenchengladbach (R) tackles Jermaine Jones of Schalke during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Schalke 04 at the Borussia Park on May 10, 2009 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jermaine Jones;Alexander Baumjohann
Jermaine Jones
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - MAY 10: Alexander Baumjohann of Moenchengladbach (R) tackles Jermaine Jones of Schalke during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and FC Schalke 04 at the Borussia Park on May 10, 2009 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jermaine Jones;Alexander Baumjohann
BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Jermaine Jones of Blackburn and Joey Barton of Newcastle battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle United at Ewood Park on February 12, 2011 in Blackburn, England. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Joey Barton;Jermaine Jones
Jermaine Jones
BLACKBURN, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Jermaine Jones of Blackburn and Joey Barton of Newcastle battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle United at Ewood Park on February 12, 2011 in Blackburn, England. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Joey Barton;Jermaine Jones
GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 21: Jermaine Jones #8 of USA battles for the ball with Jose Velasquez #4 of Venezuela during the first half of the friendly match at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 21, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. USA defeated Venezuela 1-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 21: Jermaine Jones #8 of USA battles for the ball with Jose Velasquez #4 of Venezuela during the first half of the friendly match at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 21, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. USA defeated Venezuela 1-0. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - MARCH 29: Jermaine Jones of Schalke is chased by Iker Muniain of Bilbao during the UEFA Europa Leauge quarter final first leg match between FC Schalke 04 and Athletic Bilbao at Veltins-Arena on March 29, 2012 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
GELSENKIRCHEN, GERMANY - MARCH 29: Jermaine Jones of Schalke is chased by Iker Muniain of Bilbao during the UEFA Europa Leauge quarter final first leg match between FC Schalke 04 and Athletic Bilbao at Veltins-Arena on March 29, 2012 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
TAMPA, FL - JUNE 08: Midfielder Jermaine Jones #13 of Team USA battles forward Tamorley Thomas #13 of Team Antigua and Barbuda for the ball during the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match at Raymond James Stadium on June 8, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
TAMPA, FL - JUNE 08: Midfielder Jermaine Jones #13 of Team USA battles forward Tamorley Thomas #13 of Team Antigua and Barbuda for the ball during the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match at Raymond James Stadium on June 8, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL,TURKEY - APRIL 20: Jermaine Jones of Besiktas JK in action during the Turkish Super League match between Besiktas and Fenerbahce at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium on April 20, 2014 in Istanbul,Turkey. (Photo by Ozan Kose/EuroFootball/Getty Images)
FBL-TURKEY-BESIKTAS-FENERBAHCE
ISTANBUL,TURKEY - APRIL 20: Jermaine Jones of Besiktas JK in action during the Turkish Super League match between Besiktas and Fenerbahce at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium on April 20, 2014 in Istanbul,Turkey. (Photo by Ozan Kose/EuroFootball/Getty Images)
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Daniel Opare of Ghana holds off a challenge by Jermaine Jones of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Daniel Opare of Ghana holds off a challenge by Jermaine Jones of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones of the United States poses during the Official FIFA World Cup 2014 portrait session on June 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Dennis Grombkowski/FIFA via Getty Images)
Jermaine Jones
Jermaine Jones of the United States poses during the Official FIFA World Cup 2014 portrait session on June 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Dennis Grombkowski/FIFA via Getty Images)
United States' Jermaine Jones, left, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
United States' Jermaine Jones, left, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014
United States' Jermaine Jones, left, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

What to Read Next