HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Maccabi Tel Aviv on January 31, 2017. Signed a two-year deal with an option for a third.
Medunjanin joins the Union for the 2017 season as the club looks to strengthen their midfield. The Bosnian international has a wealth of experience and should bring quality to a central midfield that already includes Maurice Edu, Alejandro Bedoya and Roland Alberg.
INTERNATIONAL: At the international level Medunjanin has earned 55 caps for the Bosnian National Team while recording eight goals. In the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying campaign, he contributed with three goals against Albania, Belarus, and Luxembourg. The midfielder led Bosnia to the second place in their group.
OUTSIDE MLS: The veteran midfielder started his professional career with AZ Alkmaar. Medinjanin recorded four goals in 25 appearances for his first club. After his stint with AZ, Medunjanin spent time with Sparta Rotterdam on loan and then traveled to Valladolid of La Liga. After appearing in La Liga, Medinjanin appeared for Maccabi Tel Aviv of the Israel Premier League for two stints. Afterwards the midfielder appeared for Gaziantepspor of the Super Lig on loan, and then signed for the club the following season. After spending time with Deportivo La Coruña, Medinjanin returned to Maccabi where he made 56 appearances in all competitions scoring 6 goals since joining in January of last year.