HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Orlando on Dec. 11, 2018.
El-Munir is a left back who has great pace and ability on the ball. After just four starts in 15 appearances last year, he will look to grab a starting role with LAFC in 2020.
INTERNATIONAL: El-Munir has seen action in the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying cycles for Libya. He has appeared in 19 matches, tallying three goals for his national side after making his international debut on October 14, 2012.
OUTSIDE MLS: El-Munir joined Orlando from Serbian SuperLiga side FK Partizan Belgrade, where he made seven appearances across all competitions in 2017 to help Partizan capture its 27th SuperLiga championship. Prior to Partizan, El-Munir was with FC Dinamo Minsk in the Belarusian Premier League since 2015. With Dinamo Minsk, El-Munir made 10 appearances in UEFA Europa League Qualifiers and five in the Europa League competition, scoring two goals. El-Munir made 11 and 19 appearances in the Belarusian Premier League in 2015 and 2016, respectively.