American midfielder who began his MLS career in 2013 with C.D. Chivas USA. He performed college soccer on the College or university of Connecticut from 2009 to 2012. He was chosen 2nd general by Chivas USA in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft. His dad, also called Carlos Alvarez, was a specialist soccer player aswell. He started his professional profession with C.D. Chivas USA, where he was teammates with Oswaldo Minda.