HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on loan from Tombense using Targeted Allocation Money, with an option to buy. Acquired permanently and signed to a multi-year contract on Oct. 29, 2019.
A physical, hard-working defensive midfielder, the Earthquakes and head coach Matias Almeyda envision Judson as the defensive cog in their midfield setup.
OUTSIDE MLS: Spent the last three years on loan with Brazilian club Avai FC, where he was a regular with the club in both Brazil's Serie A and Serie B. Began his career with América FC in 2011 before moving to Tombense in 2016, where he was immediately loaned out to Avai.