HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Designated Player on January 6, 2016.
OUTSIDE MLS: Dawkins has spent the last two seasons with Derby County of the English Championship, tallying nine goals and seven assists in 73 appearances. He helped lead them to a third place finish and a spot in the promotion playoffs during the 2013-14 season. He previously spent time on loan with Aston Villa during the 2012-13 season, making four total appearances, including his Premier League debut on Feb. 10, 2013 in a 2-1 win over West Ham United. Dawkins started 13 games and scored twice during his first full season with the Tottenham Reserves in 2006-07 and subsequently went on loan with League One side Leyton Orient. In 2008-09 with the O's, Dawkins made 11 League One appearances and notched an assist during a 4-2 win in a Johnstone's Paint Trophy match against Southend United on Sept. 2.
INTERNATIONAL: Dawkins has earned 19 caps for the Jamaican National Team since making his debut on May 26, 2014, scoring three goals.