Alfredo Morales

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Alfredo Morales
Morales, Alfredo Hertha 12-13 WP.JPG
Personal information
Full name Alfredo Morales
Date of birth (1990-05-12) 12 May 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Berlin, Germany
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender, Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Ingolstadt 04
Number 6
Youth career
1994–1997 BSC Reinickendorf 21
1997–1999 Borussia Pankow
1999–2000 FC Concordia Wilhelmsruh
2000–2008 Hertha BSC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2013 Hertha BSC II 81 (11)
2010–2013 Hertha BSC 20 (1)
2013– FC Ingolstadt 04 34 (2)
National team
2008–2009 United States U20 4 (0)
2012 United States U23 1 (0)
2013– United States 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 November 2014

Alfredo Morales (born 12 May 1990) is an American soccer defender of Peruvian descent, currently playing for FC Ingolstadt 04.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

In November 2008, Morales made his first match for the second team of Hertha BSC in the Fußball-Regionalliga. In 2010, he was allowed the to travel with the professional players to the summer training camp for first time,[1] though he couldn't make it to the squad. Due to injuries to Fanol Perdedaj and Raffael, he made his professional debut for Hertha's first team on 5 December 2010 in a match against TSV 1860 München, which Hertha lost 0–1.[2]

On 17 May 2013, Morales joined FC Ingolstadt 04 on a two-year contract.[3] Morales received a red card in the 80th minute of Ingolstadt's opening match against FC Erzgebirge on 19 July 2013 after earning a spot in the starting XI.

International[edit]

Morales was called up by the senior United States squad the for November 2011 European friendlies.[4] Morales made his first appearance for the U.S. National Team on 29 January 2013 in an international friendly vs Canada, coming on as a substitute in the 75th minute.

Morales has considered playing for the Peru national football team since his father is from Chimbote, Peru, .[5] Sergio Markarian, coach of the Peruvian national team, has shown interest in the German born player.[6]

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