Position: 6 or 8 // 6'1" // 170 lbs
Hometown: Rochester Hills, MI
Previous Clubs: Brown University, St Louis FC U23 (PDL)
Akeel, a First Team All-Ivy League Selection in 2015 & 2013, is an attacking oriented midfielder, with a strong defensive presence, who can play as a #6 or #8. While at Brown he racked up an impressive 30 points during his 4 year career. Along with his First Team Selections he was named All-ECAC 2nd Team in 2013 and picked up Ivy League Player of the Week accolades on a few occasions.
After finishing up his 4 year career at Brown Akeel spent the 2016 spring/summer with St. Louis FC's U23's where he became a anchor in their midfield line.