HOW ACQUIRED: Signed through allocation on Aug. 11, 2017. Re-signed by Chicago on Jan. 15, 2018.
A promising young goalkeeper and product of the FC Dallas academy. After extensive experience at the youth international levels for Mexico and a 3 1/2-year stint in Mexico, Sanchez saw action in two games during the Chicago Fire 2017 season.
INTERNATIONAL: Sanchez was the starting goalkeeper and played all 7 games as Mexico captured the FIFA Under-17 World Cup title on home soil in 2011. He would go on to be the starter for El Tri in the 2013 U-20 World Cup, where Mexico reached the Round of 16.
OUTSIDE MLS: Sanchez made his professional debut on loan for the Fort Lauderdale Strikes of NASL in 2013 and would go on to play 14 league games for the Florida side. He also made five appearances for Ascenso MX outfit Tampico Madero, on loan from Tigres UANL, in 2016 and 2017.