The new season is no longer "next year." With just over two months until the club opens the 2022 season, here is a look back at the club's new signings, returning signings, and the players whose options were picked up or were on multi-year deals.
So far Phoenix Rising have signed five new players to the club for the 2022 season: defender Baboucarr Njie from Rio Grande Valley FC, midfielders Carlos Aguiano and Marcus Epps from Tacoma Defiance and San Antonio FC, respectively, and forwards Richmond Antwi and Channing Chasten from Ghanaian club Legion Cities and Ohio State University, respectively.
A total of 12 players on the 2021 roster had either signed multi-year deals keeping them under contract for the 2022 season or had their options picked up by the club.
Niall Dunn, Ivan Gutierrez, Darnell King, Manuel Madrid, Arturo Rodriguez, Aodhan Quinn and Luis Seijas were already under contract.
Joey Calistri, Lalo Delgado, Ryan Flood, Jonathan Levin and James Musa had their options picked up.