Toronto FC sends Plata

Toronto FC has traded winger Joao Plata to Real Salt Lake for a

second-round draft pick.

Toronto sent the 20-year-old Plata out to loan in his native

Ecuador last season.

The 5-foot-2, 135-pound Plata scored 10 goals and added nine

assists in 52 appearances in all competitions for Toronto.

Toronto announced the deal Wednesday.