Player Details


Luis Amarilla




161 lbs

Date of Birth

8.25.1995 (27)


Areguá, Paraguay



Position Detail


Preferred Side




Roster Category


Player Category

International, Designated Player
Career Summary

ACQUIRED: Loaned from Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield on 1/28/20

Amarilla joined the Loons after spending the 2019 season with Universidad Católica of Ecuador’s Liga PRO where he scored 19 goals in 24 game appearances to lead the league in the Serie A season. Prior to being loaned out, Amarilla spent the 2017 and 2018 season with Argentina’s Vélez Sarsfield, where he made a total of 12 game appearances over two seasons. The former Paraguayan international began his professional career in Paraguay at Club Libertad of the first division in 2013-2016, making 13 game appearances, but was on loan during the 2014 and 2016 seasons to Club 3 de Febrero and Sol de America, respectively.

2022: Made first start on February 26 at PHI...Scored first goal of the season on March 13 at NYRB... Scored second goal on March 19 vs SJ

2020: Made MNUFC debut and scored first MLS goal on March 1 at POR...Scored second goal and provided first assist on March 7 at SJ...Scored first goal in MLS is Back Tournament on July 28 vs SJ

INTERNATIONAL: Amarilla has played for the U20 Paraguay National Team, making five game appearances in 2015 with one goal vs. Peru in the 2015 South American Championship.