Pierre Da Silva
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on January 20, 2017. Loaned to Atletico Paranaense for the 2019 season.
A creative midfielder, Da Silva became the first player to climb from the Orlando City Pro Academy to Orlando City B to the first team. He should give Orlando options on the wing in 2019.
INTERNATIONAL: The Port Chester, N.Y., native of Peruvian and Brazilian descent has scored four goals in 32 appearances for United States youth national teams. In November, 2017, Da Silva was called up to the U.S. U-19 national team training camp in Sunrise, Fla., and represented the United States at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
OUTSIDE MLS: Da Silva spent the 2016 season with Orlando City B in the USL, where he made 18 starts among 23 appearances and was a force up the left wing. Da Silva led the team with five assists to go with two goals, including a late-game equalizer against New York Red Bulls II.