Alejandro Romero Gamarra
HOW ACQUIRED: Completed transfer from Huracan and signed as a Young Designated Player on Feb. 16, 2018.
Romero Gamarra, or Kaku, is a highly skilled, creative and hard-working midfielder who provided a dynamic presence in the Red Bulls attack whether on the wing or as a traditional No. 10.
INTERNATIONAL: Has represented Argentina at youth levels through Under-20 and appeared in three matches during the 2015 U-20 World Cup, starting one. Kaku made the one-time FIFA switch to Paraguay and made five appearances for Los Guaraníes, scoring a pair of goals.
OUTSIDE MLS: The Ciudadela, Argentina, native began his professional career with CA Huracan at age 18. Over four and a half seasons, Gamarra has appeared in 95 matches and recorded eight goals and 13 assists. In the first half of the 2017/18 season he tallied one goal and three assists in 12 matches over 822 minutes.