ACQUIRED: Signed on Jan. 26, 2015.
After transitioning from Colombian side Deportivo Cali to Major League Soccer in 2015, Higuita made 26 league appearances, 25 of them starts, playing 2228 minutes and registering one goal and two assists. He was named to the MLS Team of the Week on two occasions (Week 28 and 30).
The young Colombian midfielder recorded the highest passing percentage of the team (87%) and the second highest average of tackles per game in the league (4.3). On June 24, he assisted Kaká’s goal in the 2-0 win over Colorado. On Aug. 1, he scored his first MLS goal in the 5-2 victory over Columbus. On Aug. 5, he notched an assist in the road game against Toronto.