HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired in a trade with Toronto FC on December 13, 2016.
Bloom is a dependable right back who broke out in 2014 with Toronto, making 26 appearances. Since then he has struggled with injuries but should get a shot to win the starting job with Atlanta in 2017.
OUTSIDE MLS: Played with AC St. Louis, Charlotte Eagles and Atlanta Silverbacks.
COLLEGE: Played at Berry College.