In his first season in Major League Soccer, LAFC forward Gareth Bale finds himself atop the list of top-selling adidas jerseys in the league sold on MLSstore.com, the league announced on Monday.

Charlotte FC defender Christian Fuchs and LAFC’s forward Carlos Vela sit second and third on the list, respectively. LA Galaxy forward Javier (Chicharito) Hernández and Atlanta United FC striker Josef Martínez round out the top five.

No Red Bulls or New York City FC player made the top 25.

Seattle Sounders FC, the 2022 Concacaf Champions League winners, lead with four jerseys in the top 25 – Raúl Ruidíaz (No. 6), Jordan Morris (No. 9), Cristian Roldan (No. 14), and Nicolás Lodeiro (No. 16).

A record-setting 15 MLS clubs are represented, including Charlotte FC, which in the club’s debut season had two players rank in the top 25: Fuchs (No. 2) and Karol Świderski (No. 7).

Sixteen countries were represented (determined by birthplace):

Argentina (Valentín Castellanos, Sebastián Driussi, Lucas Zelarayán*)

Austria (Christian Fuchs)

Brazil (Luiz Araújo, Douglas Costa)

Colombia (Diego Chara)

Germany (Hany Mukhtar)

Italy (Lorenzo Insigne)

Kosovo (Xherdan Shaqiri)**

Mexico (Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández, Carlos Vela)

Peru (Raúl Ruidíaz)

Poland (Karol Świderski)

Scotland (Johnny Russell)

Spain (Carles Gil)

Uruguay (Diego Fagúndez, Nicolás Lodeiro)

United States (Jordan Morris, Miles Robinson, Cristian Roldan, Gyasi Zardes, Walker Zimmerman)

Venezuela (Josef Martínez)

Wales (Gareth Bale)

*Born in Argentina. Played for Armenian national team.

**Born in Kosovo. Played for Switzerland national team

 

 

Top-Selling MLS Player Jerseys, 2022 Season
1. Gareth Bale LAFC
2. Christian Fuchs Charlotte FC
3. Carlos Vela LAFC
4. Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández LA Galaxy
5. Josef Martínez Atlanta United FC
6. Raúl Ruidíaz Seattle Sounders FC
7. Karol Świderski Charlotte FC
8. Xherdan Shaqiri Chicago Fire FC
9. Jordan Morris Seattle Sounders FC
10. Walker Zimmerman Nashville SC
11. Valentín Castellanos New York City FC
12. Sebastián Driussi Austin FC
13. Lucas Zelarayán Columbus Crew
14. Cristian Roldan Seattle Sounders FC
15. Diego Fagúndez Austin FC
16. Nicolás Lodeiro Seattle Sounders FC
17. Hany Mukhtar Nashville SC
18. Diego Chara Portland Timbers
19. Carles Gil New England Revolution
20. Miles Robinson Atlanta United FC
21. Luiz Araújo Atlanta United FC
22. Johnny Russell Sporting Kansas City
23. Lorenzo Insigne Toronto FC
24. Douglas Costa LA Galaxy
25. Gyasi Zardes Colorado Rapids