HOW ACQUIRED: Signed to contract on Jan. 6, 2021, after being selected with the third overall pick in the second stage of the 2020 MLS Re-Entry Draft.
After 21 appearances (three starts) in two seasons at LAFC, the forward will be looking for more minutes with D.C. United.
COLLEGE: Played four years at Loyola Marymount University. Perez finished his LMU career ranked fourth all-time with 21 goals in 63 matches.
NOTES: Spent two years with the Ontario Fury in MASL. During the 2017-18 campaign, Perez was named to the All-Rookie team after notching 27 goals and 12 assists in 18 regular season games.