by Jim Fossell

St. Charles, Missouri (June 22, 2023) – The St. Louis Ambush signed rookie goalkeeper Liam Gibbs, the team announced today. Per league and team policies, no further details of the signing have been disclosed.

Gibbs is a native of Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England. He played collegiate soccer at St. Louis Community College and Columbia College (Missouri). He earned All Conference First Team honors four times and holds the all time record for shutouts at Columbia. He also spent time with the St. Louis Lions (USL League Two). In his youth, Liam played with the Middlesborough FC Adademy.

Gibbs said he is happy to sign is first professional contract with the Ambush and that he is “looking forward to the new season with my new teammates.”

Ambush co-owner, General Manager and Head Coach Jeff Locker said, “Liam Gibbs is a promising rookie who had a standout collegiate career. We look forward to his development as a pro and to him contributing to our success.”

The Ambush will kick off their eleventh season this fall. Season tickets for the 2023-24 campaign are now on sale. Call the Ambush office at 636-477-6363 for more information. Fans can stay current on all Ambush news by visiting the team’s official website, and on social media outlets.