Cincinnati FC signed midfielder Kyle Scott on Tuesday through the 2022 season with club options through 2024.
Scott, 23, was with FC Cincinnati during the preseason on a trial basis but did not sign a contract.
Scott’s contract with England club Newcastle United recently expired. He joined Newcastle in the summer of 2019 but has made no appearances for the top squad. He has made 17 appearances for the Under-23 club.
Scott has not appeared in a game since November 2020, according to Major League Soccer.
The 5-foot-7 Scott had also made appearances on the United States Under-18 and Under-20 National Teams.
Scott, born in UK, has dual English and US citizenship
Cincinnati hosts Inter Miami CF on Saturday.
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