LOS ANGELES (Thursday, Jan. 5, 2023) – The LA Galaxy today announced that the club has acquired $50,000 in 2023 General Allocation Money (GAM) and Nashville SC’s natural Second Round pick in the 2024 MLS SuperDraft in exchange for defender Nick DePuy.
“We’d like to thank Nick for his time and contributions to the LA Galaxy and we wish him the best in the next step of his career,” said LA Galaxy Head Coach Greg Vanney.
In three seasons with the Galaxy, DePuy made 59 regular-season appearances (33 starts) and tallied two assists. Last season, DePuy made 18 regular-season appearances (14 starts) in 2022. During the 2021 campaign, DePuy appeared in a career-high 25 games played (18 starts) and registered one assist in 1,856 minutes played for LA.
The Irvine, Calif., native logged one assist in 16 games played (15 starts) in his first season with the Galaxy in 2020. In 2019, DePuy tallied two goals in 26 appearances (21 starts) for LA Galaxy II in USL Championship regular-season play.
DePuy originally signed with the CF Montréal in 2017 to begin his professional career after being selected by the Impact with the 19th pick in the 2017 MLS SuperDraft. In his first season, DePuy recorded five appearances and one start before going on loan to Ottawa Fury FC, the team’s affiliated club in the USL. With the Fury, DePuy made eight appearances, seven starts and tallied two goals.
Transaction: LA Galaxy acquire $50,000 in 2023 General Allocation Money (GAM) and Nashville SC’s natural Second Round pick in the 2024 MLS SuperDraft in exchange for defender Nick DePuy on Jan. 5, 2023.