HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent on Jun. 25, 2020. Re-signed on Dec. 29, 2020
Shea, 30, was among Miami's most pleasant surprises in 2020, finishing second on the team with four goals in 13 appearances (six starts) after signing his MLS deal in July. He suffered a long-term knee injury in 2019 while with Atlanta United and rehabbed at Miami's training center prior to joining the first team.
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)