HOW ACQUIRED: Acquired by Montreal via trade with San Jose on July 13, 2017.
An athletic left back who can get up and down the flank with ease, Francis – a Jamaican international – is an experienced defender who will provide Montreal with solid depth at his position.
INTERNATIONAL: Francis has appeared for the Jamaican national team on and off since making his debut in 2010 and was named to the Reggae Boyz' preliminary roster for the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
COLLEGE: Francis made 61 appearances, while scoring seven goals and nine assists in his three-year career at Lindsey Wilson. He captained the Blue Raiders to the 2009 NAIA National Championship, tallying three goals and four assists on the campaign. He was named to the All Mid-South Conference First Team in 2008.