Matías Pérez García
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as third Designated Player in Earthquakes history on July 31, 2014.
Perez Garcia logged over 2,000 minutes in the 2015 campaign, and the Earthquakes will be hoping their left footed midfield dynamo can help them find the playoffs in 2016. Combative and technically gifted, Perez Garcia has a knack for scoring goals in clutch moments.
OUTSIDE MLS: Has played seven seasons in France, Chile and Argentina as a professional.
INTERNATIONAL: Made multiple youth appearances for Argentina, including six appearances for their U-20 squad and eight appearances for the U-17 squad.