Diego Chara is a Colombian midfielder who was born on April 5 1986 and plays for Portland Timbers. In 2004, Chara signed his first professional deal with Deportes Quindío and stayed there until 2008. In 2009, Chara was transferred to América de Cali and would go on to make 37 appearances with them. Just a season later, Chara joined Deportes Tolima and stayed there for one season. In 2011, Chara signed with the Portland Timbers and won the MLS Cup in 2015.