FC Dallas acquired the Brazilian forward from Toronto FC on August 2, 2011 in a trade that sent midfielder Eric Avila to the Reds.
2010: Santos joined Toronto FC on July 9, 2010, making his debut the next day for the club. He scored his first goal in the Carlsberg Cup against Bolton Wanderers on July 21. The Paracambi, Brazil native played professionally in Brazil, Tunisia, Libya and Israel before joining MLS. He was last with Chivas USA before the Reds.
2009: Made his MLS debut one day after signing with Chivas USA, assisting on the second goal in a 2-0 win over Toronto. Played in eight games (seven starts) after joining Chivas USA on 8/21, scoring one goal and one assist. Maicon Santos scored a goal in the first leg of the 2009 MLS Cup playoffs against the Galaxy in a 2-2 draw on 11/1.
Other Professional Experience
Santos made his professional debut with Rio de Janeiro-based Madureira Esporte Clube in 2004, playing with the Série C club for two years. Since 2006, Maicon has played for clubs in Tunisia, Libya, and Israel.
Signed by Toronto FC on July 9, 2010.