#21 | FW
Roberto Molina | #21
Birthplace: El Salvador
Acquired: Signed 5/18/23
Previous club: Las Vegas Lights (USLC)
2023: Saw action in 17 matches, starting 3 of them… Scored 3 goals… Had 8 shots… Assisted on 1 goal against Hartford Athletic on 6.24.23.
Molina spent the 2021 and 2022 seasons with USL Championship side Las Vegas Lights. In 45 appearances, including 30 during his rookie campaign, Molina tallied three goals and seven assists.
The Salvadoran was selected as the 45th overall pick in the 2022 MLS SuperDraft by the Colorado Rapids and has registered five caps with El Salvador’s National Team in International Friendlies and CONCACAF Nations League action. In one season at UC Irvine (2019), Molina appeared in all 19 matches, making 17 starts, and was named to the Big West All-Freshman Team. He was third on the team with nine points, netting three goals and adding three assists.