FC Dallas’ busy begin to the winter continued on Thursday with the signing of teenage Colombian ahead Jose Mulato from Deportivo Cali.
The 19-year-old’s contract kicks in on January 1, 2023, and can run by means of the 2025 MLS season with membership choices for an extra two years.
The arrival of Mulato is simply the newest in a sweep of strikes from Dallas, who signed academy merchandise Nolan Norris and Tarik Scott to homegrown skilled contracts earlier this week.
Mulato made his debut for Cali again in 2020, happening to make 5 appearances for the membership earlier than becoming a member of FC Dallas’ MLS NEXT Professional affiliate, North Texas SC, on mortgage for the 2022 season.
That mortgage stint proved to be successful, with Mulato scoring 9 targets and offering 4 assists in 21 appearances, selling Dallas to convey him to the membership on a everlasting foundation.
At worldwide degree, Mulato has been capped seven instances by Colombia throughout numerous youth levels, scoring as soon as.
Mulato is certainly one of three gamers to signal for FC Dallas as a part of the membership’s Elite Participant Growth partnership with Bayern Munich. The earlier two, Justin Che and Chris Richards, now ply their trades in Europe with Hoffenheim and Crystal Palace, respectively.
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