HOW ACQUIRED: Signed to a multi-year contract on Dec. 1, 2017.
Qwiberg is a technically gifted and hard-working player who should be able to strengthen the Quakes defense, whether playing as a left back or left wingback.
OUTSIDE MLS: Qwiberg comes to San Jose after two seasons with Sweden's IF Brommapojkarna. He joined the club in January of 2016 while the side was in Division 1, the third tier of Swedish football. In his first season with the club, he scored one goal in 21 league appearances, anchoring the competition's best defense (0.65 goals per game) and helping them win the championship and earn promotion to the second-tier Superettan with a 19-1-6 record. Qwiberg began his career at FC Gute before moving to Vasalunds IF of the Swedish third-tier in January 2012. He scored two goals in 43 appearances for Vasalunds before being transferred to FC Den Bosch of the Dutch second division in July 2014. Qwiberg returned to Vasalunds in February 2015 and remained with the club until signing with Brommapojkarna in January 2016.