Signed with the Impact as a Designated Player on July 2.
Piatti, 29, has scored 30 goals in over 160 games played in the Argentine first division. He’s played for San Lorenzo since August 2012, scoring 12 goals in 53 matches. He finished the first part of the season (Torneo Inicical) as the league’s third leading scorer with eight goals, helping San Lorenzo win the first part of the Argentine championship.
Piatti also helped lead the team to the semi-finals of the Copa Libertadores for the first time in 26 years, scoring in the quarterfinal series against Cruzeiro, as well as the previous series versus Botafogo. He’s played a total of 10 games in the tournament and to Copa Sudamrica matches.
Piatti has also donned the colours of Argentine clubs Talleres, Chacarita Juniors, Gimnasia LP and Independiente over his career, while also playing in Europe with AS Saint-Étienne, in France’s Ligue 1 (2006) and with Lecce, in the Italian first division (2010-2012).