HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired via trade with Sporting Kansas City on Dec. 18, 2018.
A young striker who has spent time with the Chilean national team, Rubio turned into one of the most efficient finishers in MLS after returning from injury in 2018. He thrived in his first season with the Rapids, scoring 11 goals and setting up five others.
INTERNATIONAL: The Chilean international has six senior team caps, the most recent one coming this past September as he started in La Roja’s friendly against Honduras.
OUTSIDE MLS: Rubio recorded 37 goals and 15 assists during a five-year professional career in South America and Europe. The forward joined Sporting Kansas City from Real Valladolid of the Spanish Segunda Division, where he made 14 appearances during the 2015-16 season.