Jamaica international Watson released by USL club Charlotte

By Sports Desk January 01, 2019
Jamaica Reggae Boyz midfielder JeVaughn Watson. Jamaica Reggae Boyz midfielder JeVaughn Watson.

Jamaica international JeVaughn Watson will be on the hunt for a new club after being released by United Soccer League (USL) club Charlotte Independence.

The 35-year-old joined the Charlotte-based team last season after seeing the option declined on his contract by MLS team New England Revolution at the end of the 2017 season.  The Jamaican went on to make 21 appearances for the USL team and scored one goal.

Once a staple of the Jamaica national team’s midfield, which went to back-to-back CONCACAF Gold Cup finals, Watson moved to the MLS from local Premier League club Sporting Central Academy in 2011.  He went on to make 41 appearances for the Houston Dynamo before moving to FC Dallas and then New England.  

Watson has scored four goals in 70 appearances for the Reggae Boyz.

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