Andres Perea is headed to Philadelphia. The Union acquired the midfielder in a commerce from Orlando Metropolis, in change for $750,000 in Normal Allocation Cash (GAM) throughout the following two seasons.
The Florida crew may even obtain a further $100,000 in conditional GAM and a share of Perea’s switch charge if he’s dealt.
Perea signed with the Union by way of the 2025 Main League Soccer season, with a crew possibility for 2026.
“We all know Andrés each from our league in addition to numerous worldwide tournaments and have been instantly impressed together with his potential and tenacity,” Philadelphia sporting director Ernst Tanner mentioned in a launch.
“Andrés is a flexible participant who can play a number of positions in our system. We consider he is able to take the following step in his improvement and can problem for a major function as he learns our type of play and integrates into the crew.”
Perea managed three targets and three assists in 74 video games for Orlando, over the course of two years. He initially joined the Florida crew in 2020 on mortgage from Colombian facet Atlético Nacional, earlier than the acquisition possibility was exercised.
The midfielder additionally not too long ago helped Orlando elevate the US Open Cup, securing a Concacaf Champions League spot for 2023.
“Andrés has been a significant piece for us these previous three seasons and performed an vital function in profitable our first trophy this previous 12 months,” Luiz Muzzi, Orlando’s EVP of soccer operations and basic supervisor, mentioned in a launch.
“We need to thank him for his contributions to the membership’s achievements and want him the most effective transferring ahead.”