Thursday, January 17, 2008
Red Bulls sign Zach Thornton
The New York Red Bulls have signed former Chicago Fire, Colorado Rapids and MetroStars goalkeeper Zach Thornton, the team announced on Thursday.
Thornton, 34, is set to begin his second stint with the club he began his MLS career with in 1996 as Tony Meola's back-up on the MetroStars. Thornton joined the Chicago Fire in 1998 and earned MLS goalkeeper of the year that season as he helped the Chicago Fire win the MLS Cup title.