Date of Birth: 3/27/1994
Hometown: Vincennes, France
Country: France, USA
Last Club: Minnesota United FC (USA)
De Villardi arrives from Minnesota United FC, where he was selected in the 2017 Major League Soccer SuperDraft.
The 24-year-old played collegiately at Duquesne University and the University of Delaware, spending two years with each program. De Villardi was a two-time All-Colonial Athletic Conference selection following his junior and senior seasons at Delaware. He was named the CAA Tournament Most Outstanding Performer in 2016 and selected to the CAA All-Tournament team in 2015 and 2016. Following his freshman season at Duquesne, the midfielder was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team.
A native of Nogent sur Marne, Paris, France, de Villardi spent his youth career with En Avant de Guingamp of Ligue 1, the premier division in France, prior to beginning his collegiate playing career in the United States. De Villardi has also played with the Seattle Sounders FC and New York Red Bulls U-23 sides.