HOW ACQUIRED: Selected in Stage Two of 2016 Re-Entry Draft. Signed one-year contract with option for 2018 on January 10, 2017.
A veteran of MLS, Dykstra served as Bill Hamid's primary backup for the past two seasons. He had a brief stint as a starter for the Chicago Fire during the 2010 season and should have a chance to backup Tim Melia in 2017.
OUTSIDE MLS: Played for the Charleston Battery in 2011 and has spent some time in the lower leagues while on loan from United.
COLLEGE: Dykstra played in 73 matches over four seasons, totaling more than 6,500 minutes with Virginia Commonwealth University.