FC Dallas signs free agent midfielder Javier Morales

FRISCO, Texas (Monday, Dec. 27) – FC Dallas has signed MLS free agent and former Real Salt Lake legend Javier Morales.

The 10-year MLS veteran has scored 49 goals and assisted in 81 others in 240 appearances for Real Salt Lake since 2007.

A three-time MLS All-Star, Morales’ experience in CONCACAF Champions’ League will be invaluable for Dallas, who opens its 2017 season at Toyota Stadium with a CCL Quarterfinal match against Panamanian side Árabe Unido on Thursday, Feb. 23. The Argentine No. 10 has appeared in 20 CCL matches for Real Salt Lake with four goals and four assists in 1,519 minutes.