Option declined following 2017 season.
One of the first two MLS signings in Loons history, Venegas brings a special flair to the field, with a knack to beat defenders with incredible footwork. His box-to-box play as a right back earned him a spot in the 2015 NASL Best XI.
OUTSIDE MLS: Venegas has been a star player for Minnesota as both a midfielder and defender in five years with the club. He has been the top playmaker with 17 career assists, a club record, and has found the back of the net himself 7 times.
COLLEGE: The California-native played his college ball with Cal State Fullerton, where he was a standout midfielder scoring 16 goals and providing 11 assists.