HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Deportivo La Coruña and signed as a Designated Player on Jan. 30, 2019.
Gil is left-footed playmaker that is very technical on the ball and can create goalscoring opportunities. He should be a key player for the Revs in 2019.
INTERNATIONAL: Gil made one appearance for Spain's Under-21 squad in 2015. He appeared as a substitute in Spain's UEFA Under-21 Championship qualifying match against Albania and tallied an assist in the 4-0 win.
OUTSIDE MLS: Gil most recently spent more than two years with Deportivo La Coruña in La Liga, and previously played two seasons in the Premier League with Aston Villa. Across all competitions in eight professional seasons, Gil has made 182 appearances and registered 13 goals along with 14 assists.