Editor’s note: This story appears in our Winter 2019 magazine. You can subscribe to the print edition, or digital, here.
Amid a busy first offseason for Bruce Arena with the New England Revolution, one of his earliest moves was re-signing rookie DeJuan Jones to a new contract.
The No. 11 SuperDraft selection out of Michigan State made 20 appearances (14 starts), primarily as an outside back, and also contributed one goal and one assist in 2019.
As Jones looks to carve out an increased role with the Revolution, we caught up with him to discuss his inaugural MLS season, close relationship with Tajon Buchanan and more.