Tajon Buchanan

Tajon Buchanan (born February 8, 1999) is a Canadian soccer player who plays for American club New England Revolution as a forward.

Tajon Buchanan
Personal information
Date of birth (1999-02-08) February 8, 1999
Place of birth Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
New England Revolution
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2014 Mississauga Falcons
2015–2017 Real Colorado
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Syracuse Orange 33 (12)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018 Sigma FC 7 (2)
2019– New England Revolution 10 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 10, 2019

Club career

Early career

Buchanan won the 2014 IMG cup with the Mississauga Falcons before joining USSDA academy Real Colorado.[1]

Buchanan spent two years playing college soccer at Syracuse University between 2017 and 2018, making 33 appearances, scoring 12 goals and tallying 6 assists.[2] After two years with the Orange, Buchanan opted to leave early and signed a Generation Adidas contract with Major League Soccer ahead of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft.[3]

In summer 2018, Buchanan played for League1 Ontario side Sigma FC, making seven appearances and scoring two goals.[4]

New England Revolution

On January 11, 2019, Buchanan was selected 9th overall in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft by New England Revolution.[5] He made his professional debut on March 9, 2019, as an 81st-minute substitute during a 2-0 loss to Columbus Crew SC.[6]


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