HOW ACQUIRED: Signed a multi-year contract on Jan. 20, 2018.
A versatile midfielder with an impressive youth national team resume, Calvillo made two starts in three total appearances in 2018, making his MLS debut against the New York Red Bulls on Oct. 6.
INTERNATIONAL: Calvillo has represented the U.S. at the U-15, U-17 and U-19 levels. He was named to the United States' 21-man roster at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, where he competed alongside players such as the New York Red Bulls' Tyler Adams and Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic. He also wore the captain's armband for the U.S. at the 2016 U-19 Copa del Atlantico against the likes of France and host-nation Spain.
OUTSIDE MLS: He made 10 starts in 11 total appearances for San Jose’s USL affiliate Reno 1868 FC, scoring one goal a year ago. Calvillo spent two seasons with the North American Soccer League's New York Cosmos, where he played under current Portland Timbers coach Giovanni Savarese. After scoring one goal in three appearances during his Championship-winning rookie season in 2016, Calvillo tallied three goals and one assist in 16 league appearances (13 starts) in 2017. In his 13 regular season starts, the Cosmos had a 5-2-6 record.