Hometown: Keller, Texas
Weight: 155 pounds
Previous Team: North Texas SC
2021: Gomez returns for his second year with LouCity under a previous contract. After spending the offseason training with a number of European clubs, he's a prospect for an overseas deal upon turning 18.
Last Season: Having turned professional in March of 2020, Gomez made 10 appearances, starting in four of those games, and completed 81.3% of his passes during an efficient campaign. He rotated in and out at left back with Oscar Jimenez.
Highlights in purple: At just 16 years old, Gomez made his first professional start for LouCity on July 29, 2020, against Sporting KC II.
Before Louisville City: At age 12, Gomez was invited to his first U.S. Youth National Team training camp, and he went on to work with the U.S. futsal team. In 2016, as a member of Major League Soccer side FC Dallas’ youth system, he finished second in the Copa Chivas Tournament in Guadalajara, Mexico. JoGo, as he’s often called, has represented both the United States (four U-16 and one U-17 call-ups) and Mexico (one U-17 call-up) in international play. He gained prior experience at the professional level in 2018 with USL League One side North Texas SC.