HOW ACQUIRED: Signed by the San Jose Earthquakes using Targeted Allocation Money on August 6, 2015.
Godoy enters his fourth season in San Jose with more than 50 starts already under his belt for the club. The midfielder is comfortable spraying the ball wide to teammates to establish his side's offensive tempo and picking the pocket of opponents. He should feature prominently under new head coach Mikael Stahre.
OUTSIDE MLS: Most recently played for Budapest Honved FC in the top league in Hungary. Over the last two seasons, he appeared in 26 games and scored one goal for the Hungarian side. Prior to joining Budapest Honved FC, Godoy appeared in 113 matches for Chepo FC in Panama between 2007 and 2013, scoring 10 goals.
INTERNATIONAL: Godoy has been a mainstay on the Panama National Team since making his international debut in 2010 at the age of 20. He has earned a total of 54 caps, including appearances at each of the last three CONCACAF Gold Cups, tallying one goal. He has a history of success at the Gold Cup, helping Panama reach the semifinals in 2011, the final in 2013, and capturing third place in 2015. Prior to his time with the Panamanian senior team, Godoy represented the U-20s at the 2007 U-20 FIFA World Cup in Canada.