Name: Brent Richards
Date of Birth: 5/20/90
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Previous Club: Reno 1868 FC
Richards, 28, returns to Reno 1868 FC for his third season with the club. The defender boasted 122 clearances, 16 blocks, and 73 interceptions in the 2018 season. He added to a stellar defensive season with four assists and a 73 percent pass success rate in 33 games.
Growing up, Richards played for Eastside United FC. He also spent time with the Portland Timbers U23 team of the USL League Two division.
During his free time he likes to do crosswords, play board games and sing karaoke. If he weren’t playing soccer he would like to be working with Koala’s. His number one travel destination is the Galapagos Islands. Brent also supports charities such as World Wildlife Fund, Oregon Public Radio, and Athlete Ally.