Nashville SC acquires New England Revolution forward Teal Bunbury for up to $ 150,000 in GAM
Nashville sent the Revs $ 75,000 in stipend, with an additional $ 75,000 possible if certain incentives are met.
“Teal is a proven winner who has the pedigree and DNA we look for in our club members,” Nashville SC general manager Mike Jacobs said in a statement. “Not only is he a proven goal threat who is versatile enough to play a number of roles in and around attacking, but he’s also an exceptional person who helps a club and a community off the pitch. feel very lucky to have him with us. “
Bunbury, 31, has spent the last eight years in New England after starting his MLS career with Sporting Kansas City. The Canadian forward has scored 64 goals and added 28 assists in 320 regular season appearances.
With the acquisitions of Gustavo Bou and Adam Buksa, Bunbury’s minutes dwindled with the Revs. He appeared in 29 games (12 starts) during the 2021 season, playing in 1,137 minutes. Bunbury scored three goals in 2021, his lowest total since two goals and two assists in 2016.
“I want to thank Teal for his eight years of dedicated service to the New England Revolution,” Revolutionary athletic director and head coach Bruce Arena said in a statement. “Teal has always given his all for the club on the pitch and brought that same passion to his tireless work in the community. We wish Teal all the best in Nashville.