HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on Jun. 25, 2020.
A 2011 MLS MVP finalist, Shea is looking to find a place with Miami after a journeyman chapter that has recently seen him bounce around from England to Orlando, Vancouver and Atlanta, struggling to lock down a starting role at each stop. A left back who can also play at left wing, Shea will add to Miami's squad depth just in time for a busy stretch of games during the MLS is Back Tournament.
OUTSIDE MLS: Shea left Dallas after the 2012 season to pursue his career in England, signing with Premiership side Stoke City. Although he only three appearances for the Potters, he also spent time at Barnsley and Birmingham City on loan.
INTERNATIONAL: Shea has 34 senior US men's national team appearances, and was a resident of the Bradenton program. He has scored four goals for the United States.
NOTES: 2013 Gold Cup champion...2011 MLS All-Star...MLS Best XI selection (2011)