HOW ACQUIRED: Selected with No. 2 spot in Allocation Ranking Order. On loan from Club Tijuana.
Juninho was a key member of the Galaxy squad that won the 2011, 2012 and 2014 MLS Cups. Known for his long range shots and precise passes out of the defensive midfield spot, Juninho should solidify the center of the park for the Fire.
OUTSIDE MLS: The center midfielder was transferred to Liga MX side Club Tijuana on Dec. 23, 2015. He had two goals and two assists in 24 appearances in his one year away from MLS. Prior to joining the Galaxy, Juninho made one appearance with his original club, Sao Paulo FC.
NOTES: Named to 2015 MLS All-Star Game.