HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired from the Vancouver Whitecaps in exchange for Brek Shea on Feb. 25, 2017.
The Houston Dynamo's leading scorer in 2013 and 2014, Barnes is an explosive forward/attacking midfielder with set-piece ability and English Premier League experience. With sprinter's speed and now a full-time international for Jamaica, Barnes is a one-man counterattack. He mainly plays right below the center forward with freedom to find the game, but can also play out on either wing.
OUTSIDE MLS: Made his Derby County debut at 17 years old spent 4 years with the club as a consistent starter during their time in the premier league. He then helped West Bromwich Albion gain promotion to the premier league where he played for them until transferring to Doncaster Rovers FC.
INTERNATIONAL: More than 15 caps for Jamaica in Gold Cup, Copa America and World Cup Qualifying competition ... Had made 12 appearances -- with seven goals -- for England U-19 national team