ACQUIRED: MLS rights acquired from New England Revolution in exchange for $100,000 in General Allocation Money on Jan. 16, 2019.
2019: Made his second start of the campaign, logging 87 minutes in a 2-1 loss at LA Galaxy on March 31 ... Made his first league appearance of the season, playing 90 minutes in a 3-0 loss against FC Cincinnati on March 17.
CAREER: Signed as a Designated Player for New England on July 28, 2017 ... Appeared in 28 games (26 starts) over two seasons (2017-18) with the Revolution, logging 2,279 minutes ... Played in 17 matches (15 starts) and logged 1,334 minutes during the 2018 campaign ... Appeared in 11 matches (11 starts) in his first season in MLS during the 2017 season.
INTERNATIONAL: Played in over 160 matches in Europe for six different teams across France’s Ligue 1 and Ligue 2, England’s English Football League Championship, Slovakia’s Slovak Super Liga and Romania’s Liga 1 ... Began his professional career with FC Istres of Ligue 2 (2008-12), where he made 68 appearances and tallied two goals ... After transferring to Greek club Olympiacos, he went on loans to CS Sedan of Ligue 2 (2012-13), where he played in 27 games and tallied two goals, and AC Ajaccio of Ligue 1 (2013-14), where he played in 24 games across all competitions ... Played three years at Sheffield Wednesday of the EFL Championship (2014-17), where he made 25 appearances (24 starts) and tallied one goal across all competitions ... During his time with Wednesday, he went on loans to Slovan Bratislava (2015-16) of the Slovak Superliga, where he made four appearances (2 starts), and Dinamo Bucuresti of Liga 1 (2016-17), where he played in 12 matches (12 starts) across all competitions.