HOW ACQUIRED: Selected in 2019 Expansion Draft.
Coming into the league as a promising center back, Anibaba has shown versatility since spending time at both fullback or center back as necessary. He was drafted ninth overall in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft and has since bounced around to a couple clubs. A steady presence, he will look to be a consistent starter for Nashville.
INTERNATIONAL: Anibaba boasts experience with the US U-18 national team and took part in the Pan-American Games in Rio de Janeiro.
COLLEGE: Played three seasons at Santa Clara then transferred to the University of North Carolina for his senior season helping the Tar Heels to their third straight NCAA College Cup appearance. Capped his college career by earning NSCAA Second Team All-American honors.