Three LA Galaxy players in top 25 Major League Soccer best-selling jerseys in 2020

NEW YORK (November 13, 2020) –  LAFC forward CARLOS VELA finds himself atop the list of best-selling adidas jerseys in Major League Soccer for the 2020 regular season sold onMLSstore.com .

LA Galaxy forward JAVIER ‘CHICHARITO’ HERNANDEZ and Atlanta United striker JOSEF MARTINEZ sit second and third on the list, respectively. Seattle Sounders FC lead with four jerseys in the top 25 – JORDAN MORRIS (No. 4), RAUL RUIDIAZ (No. 8), NICOLAS LODEIRO (No. 15) and CRISTIAN ROLDAN (No. 24).

Thirteen MLS clubs are represented, including Inter Miami CF who in the club’s debut season had three players rank in the top 25 – RODOLFO PIZARRO (No. 5), GONZALO HIGUAIN (No. 6) and BLAISE MATUIDI (No. 9).

Additional highlights are detailed below.

  • 10 different countries represented (determined by birthplace) –
    • Argentina (Diego Valeri, Cristian Pavon, Lucas Zelarayan, Ezequiel Barco)
    • Colombia (Diego Chara)
    • France (Gonzalo Higuain, Blaise Matuidi)
    • Mexico (Carlos Vela, Javier Chicharito’ Hernandez, Rodolfo Pizarro, Alan Pulido, Jonathan dos Santos)
    • Peru (Raul Ruidiaz, Edison Flores)
    • Portugal (Nani)
    • Scotland (Johnny Russell)
    • Uruguay (Nicolas Lodeiro, Diego Rossi)
    • United States (Jordan Morris, Brenden Aaronson, Alejandro Bedoya, Chris Wondolowski, Walker Zimmerman, Cristian Roldan)
    • Venezuela (Josef Martinez)
  • Six players have featured for the U.S. Men’s National TeamBrenden Aaronson, Alejandro Bedoya, Jordan Morris, Cristian Roldan, Chris Wondolowski, Walker Zimmerman.
  • Eight players are 26 years-old or underBrenden Aaronson (20), Ezequiel Barco (21), Edison Flores (26), Jordan Morris (26), Cristian Pavon (24), Rodolfo Pizarro (26), Cristian Roldan (25), Diego Rossi (22).
  • A total of 12 players have featured in a FIFA World Cup match for their national teams Alejandro Bedoya (USA), Jonathan dos Santos (Mexico), Edison Flores (Peru), Javier Chicharito’ Hernandez (Mexico), Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina), Nicolas Lodeiro (Uruguay), Blaise Matuidi (France), Nani (Portugal), Cristian Pavon (Argentina), Raul Ruidiaz (Peru), Carlos Vela (Mexico), Chris Wondolowski (USA).

The rankings are based on overall retail sales of adidas MLS jerseys on MLSstore.com since the beginning of 2020 and through the end of the League’s milestone 25th season.

Best-Selling MLS Player Jerseys:
 

1
 
Carlos Vela
 
LAFC
 
2
 
Javier Hernandez
 
LA Galaxy
 
3
 
Josef Martinez
 
Atlanta United
 
4
 
Jordan Morris
 
Seattle Sounders FC
 
5
 
Rodolfo Pizarro
 
Inter Miami CF
 
6
 
Gonzalo Higuain
 
Inter Miami CF
 
7
 
Nani
 
Orlando City SC
 
8
 
Raul Ruidiaz
 
Seattle Sounders FC
 
9
 
Blaise Matuidi
 
Inter Miami CF
 
10
 
Brenden Aaronson
 
Philadelphia Union
 
11
 
Diego Valeri
 
Portland Timbers
 
12
 
Alejandro Bedoya
 
Philadelphia Union
 
13
 
Diego Chara
 
Portland Timbers
 
14
 
Alan Pulido
 
Sporting Kansas City
 
15
 
Nicolas Lodeiro
 
Seattle Sounders FC
 
16
 
Edison Flores
 
D.C. United
 
17
 
Diego Rossi
 
LAFC
 
18
 
Johnny Russell
 
Sporting Kansas City
 
19
 
Chris Wondolowski
 
San Jose Earthquakes
 
20
 
Jonathan dos Santos
 
LA Galaxy
 
21
 
Cristian Pavon
 
LA Galaxy
 
22
 
Walker Zimmerman
 
Nashville SC
 
23
 
Lucas Zelarayan
 
Columbus Crew SC
 
24
 
Cristian Roldan
 
Seattle Sounders FC
 
25
 
Ezequiel Barco
 
Atlanta United
 

For more information on the best-selling MLS jerseys, visit MLSstore.com.

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