Mexican defender who broke in to the MLS with Chivas USA in 2013 following spending 3 years with Veracruz. He started his professional profession using the Mexican group Puebla F.C. in 1995. He agreed upon with Chivas USA on Feb 26th, 2013, his initial contract beyond Mexico. His dad, also called Joaquin Velazquez, was a therapeutic massage therapist. He became a member of Carlos Bocanegra on Chivas USA in 2013.