ACQUIRED: Signed on June 26, 2017 using Targeted Allocation Money.
2019: Started in his fifth match of the season, playing 90 minutes in a 2-1 loss at FC Dallas on April 13 … Played 90 minutes in a 3-0 loss against the San Jose Earthquakes on April 6 ... Started and played 70 minutes, before receiving two yellow cards and a subsequent ejection in a 3-0 loss against FC Cincinnati on March 17 ... Played 90 minutes in a 4-1 loss against Los Angeles FC on March 10 ... Made his first appearance of the season, playing 90 minutes in a 3-3 draw against the Colorado Rapids on March 2.
2018: Made his MLS Cup debut on Dec. 8, playing 90 minutes in a 2-0 loss against Atlanta United FC … Tallied his third playoff appearance in a 0-0 draw against Sporting Kansas City, before suffering an injury on Nov. 25 ... Played 120 minutes in a 4-2 playoff win in penalty kicks against Seattle Sounders FC on Nov. 8 ... Played 58 minutes before being sent off with a red card in a 2-1 road win against FC Dallas on Oct. 31 ... Made his 31st start of the season, logging 90 minutes and scoring one goal in a 3-0 win over Real Salt Lake on Oct. 21 ... Started, playing 90 minutes in a 0-0 draw against FC Dallas on Sept. 29 ... Started, logging 90 minutes in a 3-2 win over Columbus Crew SC on Sept. 19 ... Started, playing 90 minutes in a 4-1 loss at the Houston Dynamo on Sept. 15 ... Started, logging 90 minutes in a 2-0 win against the Colorado Rapids on Sept. 8 ... Started playing 90 minutes in 1-1 draw at the New England Revolution on Sept. 1 ... Started, logging 90 minutes in a 2-0 win against Toronto FC on Aug. 29 ... Made his 23rd straight start, logging 45 minutes in a 3-0 loss at Sporting KC on Aug. 18 ... Became the first Timbers defender to start in 20 straight matches to start a season in a 3-0 win over the Union on Aug. 4 ... Became the first Timbers defender to record a brace in a 3-2 win over Seattle Sounders FC on June 30 ... Made his first U.S. Open Cup appearance, playing 90 minutes in a 1-0 win over the Galaxy on June 15 ... Played 90 minutes for an 13th straight game in a 0-0 draw against SKC on June 9 ... Scored his first career MLS goal in a 3-0 win over NYCFC on April 22 ... Recorded his first career MLS assist in a 3-2 win over Minnesota United on April 14.
2017: Made 13 MLS appearances (13 starts) after joining the Timbers midway through the season ... Started and played 90 minutes for a fourth straight game (July 19-Aug. 6) in a 3-1 win against the Galaxy on Aug. 6 ... Made his Timbers and MLS debut in a 4-1 loss against Real Salt Lake on July 19.
CAREER: Made 201 professional appearances in Europe since making his debut in France’s Ligue 1 with Paris Saint-Germain in 2007 ... Spent six seasons in the Turkish Super League with first-division clubs Karabükspor and Kayserispor, making 162 appearances (160 starts) in Turkey’s top flight ... Has made a combined eight appearances (5 starts) in the UEFA Europa League with Paris Saint-Germain and Karabükspor.
INTERNATIONAL: Has made nine appearances (9 starts) for the Democratic Republic of the Congo National Team, starting in six 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches ... Made two appearances (2 starts) in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations and one friendly appearance in 2008.