HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on December 21, 2015 after rights were traded from Toronto FC after his option was declined by TFC.
Bendik has appeared in over 70 games since joining the league. He spent one season in Portland in 2012, serving as a back-up to Donovan Ricketts. He then played three years in Toronto, the first two as the unquestioned starter and then splitting time in goal in 2015. He comes to Orlando as the assumed starter, and will hope to help guide the franchise to its first ever playoff appearance in 2016.
OUTSIDE MLS: Played two seasons with Norwegian club Sogndal straight out of college from 2010-11 before moving to MLS. He helped Sogndal gain promotion to the nation’s top flight.
COLLEGE: Played at Clemson University from 2006-09.