By Tiffany Williams –
New England Revolution Thursday acquired defender Christian Makoun from Charlotte FC in exchange for $400,000 in 2022 and 2023 General Allocation Money, plus additional performance-based incentives.
Makoun, a left-footed center back, represents the Venezuela National Team and will count as a domestic player on New England’s roster as he holds a U.S. green card.
The deal also includes $143,327 GAM in 2022 and $256,673 GAM in 2023. Additionally, Inter Miami will maintain 15 percent of total gross future sales from a previous trade.
Makoun has 43 MLS appearances and 33 starts between Charlotte FC and Inter Miami CF since 2020. Thus far in 2022, he has seen action in 13 contests with eight starts. During the 2021 campaign.