MONTREAL – Star midfielder Djordje Mihailovic will leave CF Montreal at the end of the Major League Soccer season.
The team announced on Wednesday that it has sold Mihajlovic’s playing rights to Dutch first division club AZ Alkmaar for an undisclosed sum. The transfer is effective January 1, 2023.
Mihajlovic, 23, has played 54 regular season games over two seasons with CF Montreal, including 50 starts and 4,306 minutes.
So far this season, he has scored a career-high seven goals and four assists.
Mihajlovic was named the team’s MVP last season after helping Montreal win the 2021 Canadian Championship and reach the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Champions League.
The Chicago native has made six appearances for the United States Men’s National Team, including two appearances at the 2019 Gold Cup.