Demize defender Stephen Al-Sayed was born in Falkirk, Scotland. Growing up, he played soccer for Celtic FC and Stirling Albion before moving to the United States. Al-Sayed attended the University of Maine Fort Kent where he won a USCAA National Championship before transferring to Drury University. He earned a communications degree during his time at Drury. Stephen played for FC London in Canada before joining Demize NPSL in the summer of 2019. He earned All-Heartland Conference honors and helped push Demize to the conference playoff final. We are excited to have Stephen with us again this winter!