HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on a free transfer from SV Sandhausen using Targeted Allocation Money on June 20, 2019.
A German-American striker who has spent his entire career until joining the Union in the German league system, Wooten is coming off a breakout goalscoring season. The Union will hope he enhance an attacking corps that has struggled to produce a consistent goalscorer in 2019.
INTERNATIONAL: Wooten has earned one cap for the United states, appearing as a substitute in a friendly against Costa Rica on October 13, 2015.
OUTSIDE MLS: Wooten joins the Union after a standout season with SV Sandhausen in Germany's 2. Bundesliga. He scored 17 goals in 31 appearances in the 2018-19 season, good for fourth in the league. Wooten has had two stints at Sandhausen totaling six seasons, and has also appeared for Kaiserslautern, FSV Frankfurt and Wormatia Worms.