BIRTHDATE: Feb. 7, 1993
HEIGHT: 6 ft. 1
WEIGHT: 187 lbs.
HOMETOWN: Milton Keynes, England
Vassell came to San Diego from Cheltenham Town FC of England’s League One. The 28-year-old played in 16 games with his former club last season while scoring two goals and brings over a decade of experience competing in the English football league system. The powerful striker spent time training with SD Loyal last year, leaving a strong lasting impression on the coaching staff. He joins Evan Conway and Nick Moon as another new striker for coach Landon Donovan’s arsenal next season.