Player Details

Name

Jackson Conway

Height

6' 2"

Date of Birth

12.3.2001 (19)

Birthplace

Leeds, United Kingdom

Position

Forward

Player Category

Homegrown
2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season
Career Summary

Conway signed as a Homegrown player for Atlanta United on Dec. 3, 2020. The striker joined Atlanta United’s academy system for the 2016-17 season and has continued to climb through the club’s ranks. After a prolific goal-scoring career in the Academy, which included helping the U-16 side win the Development Academy National Championship in 2017, Conway decided to turn professional and signed with ATL UTD 2 on Dec. 20, 2018.

On his first team debut on Dec. 16, 2020 in Concacaf Champions League play, Conway scored the game-winning goal against Club América in Atlanta’s 1-0 victory in the second leg of the quarterfinals.

In the past two seasons, Conway has shown to be a consistent goal scorer at the USL Championship level. He scored five goals in his debut season in 2019. He followed that up by scoring six goals in only 10 appearances in the shortened 2020 campaign.

2020 (Atlanta United): Concacaf Champions League: Made his first team debut and scored his first goal in Atlanta’s 1-0 victory against Club América in the second leg of quarterfinals, coming on as a substitute. USL: In his second professional season, Conway made 10 appearances while scoring 6 goals during the shortened 2020 campaign.

2019 (Atlanta United 2): In his first professional season, Conway made 22 starts over 17 appearances while scoring five goals and recording one assist. His first professional goal was the game-winner in a 2-1 win against North Carolina FC on April 13.

2018 (Atlanta United 2): Conway made four starts over 11 appearances. He made his professional debut in a start against Charleston Battery (4/24).

2017-18 (Atlanta United Academy): Conway has made 22 appearances, 21 starts, for the U-17s and has scored 26 goals.

2016-17 (Atlanta United Academy): In 31 appearances with the U-16s, Conway scored nine goals and was part of the squad which won the Development Academy National Championship.

2015-16 (Georgia United): Conway scored 24 goals in 22 appearances with the U-14s, He also made two appearances with the U-15/16 team.

INTERNATIONAL: Conway has represented the U.S. Youth National Team at the U-14 and U-16 levels.