Charlotte FC selects Anton Walkes, Defender | 2021 MLS Expansion Draft

In 2021, Walkes had a career year with Atlanta United, starting 32 games with two goals and two assists. The versatile defender came through the Tottenham Hotspur academy, originally going on loan to Atlanta in 2017 before joining Portsmouth in 2018. In 2020, Atlanta acquired the center back permanently and in in three total season with the club, he compiled 71 appearances with 65 starts, four goals, and three assists.

Position: Defender

Height: 6'2"

Weight: 181

Age: 24

Welcome to the Queen City, Anton Walkes