The 20-year old Spanish midfielder joins the Red Bulls after playing for Charlton Athletic since 2011 and impressing during the preseason.
The team officially announced the signing of the Izquierdo after he had spent time with club as a trialist during the preseason. Izquierdo will be added to New York’s roster pending receipt of his P-1 Visa and International Transfer Certificate.
“Ruben is a very interesting young player with a lot of potential. He is technically very good and his willingness to work and learn bodes well for his future development,” Red Bulls sporting director Andy Roxburgh in a written statement.
Izquierdo joins the Red Bulls after a stint with Charlton Athletic, where he played since 2011. Izquierdo was sent on loan to Spanish side CD San Roque de Lepe during the 2011-12 season, and he scored once in 10 appearances.
Before Izquierdo, a product of Mallorca's academy, signed with Charlton he was a member of Halesowen Town for a season scoring two goals in 18 games.
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