FC Dallas signs veteran Colombian midfielder Abel Aguilar
FC Dallas signed veteran Colombian defensive midfielder Abel Aguilar, the club announced Monday.
Aguilar will occupy an international slot on the roster pending receipt of his P1 Visa and international transfer certificate.
Nueva etapa y nuevos retos! Ilusionado y feliz de estar en este gran equipo. Siempre adelante 🙏🏽 vamos @FCDallas ⚽️💪🏽 #DTID #mls New phase, new challenges!— Abel Aguilar (@abelaguilart) August 27, 2018
Happy to be part of this great team. Always moving forward. Let's go @FCDallas #mls #DTID pic.twitter.com/BzfIJuapV1
Aguilar, 33, has amassed 70 caps for the Colombian National Team and represented the country in the 2014 and 2018 World Cups. He has played 195 first-division games across his career and spent the past three seasons with Deportivo Cali in Colombia, where he scored twice in 62 matches.
Dallas (13-5-7, 46 points) is atop the Western Conference by one point with nine matches remaining this season.