Age: 29 | Ht.: 6-1 Citizenship: Canada/United States
Previous team: Orlando City The Buzz: A mainstay of the Orlando City attack, Akindele is an important role player for the Lions on offense. He netted three regular-season goals and added two more during the MLS is Back tournament last season, offering depth and leadership to the striker unit.
Age: 34 | Ht.: 5-10 Citizenship: Portugal Previous team: Orlando City The Buzz: As team captain, Nani was a relentless force in coach Óscar Pareja’s new system in 2020, contributing six goals and five assists. The designated player thrived in a revamped offense, which gave him more support to create and didn’t require he carry the scoring load. Nani played a part in recruiting Pato to come to Orlando.