Option declined following 2017 season.
Villarreal is a versatile midfielder who was signed as a 16-year-old to LA Galaxy II in July 2014. He should provide cover all over the midfield for LA in 2017.
OUTSIDE MLS: Villarreal signed his first professional contract with LA Galaxy II on July 24, 2014 before re-signing with the USL club again in 2016. In total, Villarreal made 61 appearances under former LA Galaxy II Head Coach Curt Onalfo.
NOTES: Brother of LA Galaxy midfielder Jose Villarreal.