The Tampa Bay Rowdies announced on Friday that the club has signed forward Georgi Hristov to a two-year deal.

Year two of the contract is a club option.

Hristov (28 years old, 6-0) has recently seen action in Bulgaria's first division, playing for Lokomotiv Sofia and Slavia Sofia. Hristov has played nearly a decade for first division teams in Bulgaria, Poland and Israel.