How he joined the Club: Acquired from the Philadelphia Union in exchange for a natural second-round pick in the 2019 MLS SuperDraft on Dec. 9, 2018.
2019 (CHICAGO FIRE): Recorded an appearance on August 24 in the Fire's 2-1 loss against the New England Revolution ... Recorded a start in a 2-0 loss against Cruz Azul in the Leagues Cup on July 23 ... Recorded a start in the Fire's 2-0 loss against the Philadelphia Union on July 20 ... Recorded a start in the Fire's 2-1 loss against FC Cincinnati on July 13 ... Earned his third start of the season on July 6 in a 1-0 loss against Sporting Kansas City ... Scored his second goal with the Fire, contributing to the Fire's 5-1 win over Atlanta United FC on July 3 ... Earned his first start of the MLS season in the Fire's 1-1 draw against Real Salt Lake on June 22 ... Recorded an appearance in the Fire's fourth round U.S. Open Cup match against St. Louis FC, which the Fire lost 2-1 ... Recorded his fifth appearance of the season on June 1 in a 2-0 loss against Atlanta United FC ... Recorded his fourth appearance of the season on May 29 in a 3-3 draw against D.C. United ... Recorded his first goal with the Chicago Fire in a 4-2 loss against Seattle Sounders FC on March 16 … Made his club debut on March 9 in a 1-1 draw against Orlando City.
PROFESSIONAL CAREER: Selected sixth overall by the Union in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft … Herbers made 32 appearances, tallying three goals and a team-leading seven assists in 2016 ... Overall, Herbers made 53 regular season appearances (22 starts) in three seasons (2016-18) with the Union, posting four goals and nine assists.
COLLEGE (CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY): Herbers scored 28 goals in 57 appearances, earning the United Soccer Coaches’ First Team All-America honors on two occasions ... During his junior year in 2015, Herbers was named the Big East Offensive Player of the Year and a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy after posting 15 goals and 17 assists.