Andre Lewis (footballer)

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Andre Lewis
Personal information
Date of birth (1994-08-12) 12 August 1994 (age 20)
Place of birth Spanish Town, Jamaica
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Number 25
Youth career
2011–2013 Portmore United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 Portmore United
2014– Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 (0)
2014 Charleston Battery (loan) 14 (1)
National team
2010–2011 Jamaica U17 5 (1)
2012–2013 Jamaica U20 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 May 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andre Lewis (born 12 August 1994) is a Jamaican professional footballer who plays for Vancouver Whitecaps FC in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Lewis played football for Jamaican club Portmore United before being spotted by MLS scouts and was entered in to the 2014 MLS SuperDraft.[1]

On 16 January 2014 Lewis was selected in the first round (7th overall) of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft by the Vancouver Whitecaps FC.[2] He was loaned to Vancouver's USL Pro affiliate Charleston Battery. He made his debut on 29 March 2014 in a 2-2 draw against Richmond Kickers.[3]

International[edit]

Lewis has played for Jamaica at the U17 and U20 levels while featuring in tournaments in Mexico. He also scored a goal for Jamaica at the 2011 U17 World Cup.[4]

Honours[edit]

Portmore United

References[edit]

  1. ^ Farhan Devji (21 February 2014). "Why Sunday's match against Portmore United is extra special for Darren Mattocks and Andre Lewis | Vancouver Whitecaps FC". Whitecapsfc.com. Retrieved 31 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Andre Lewis. "Andre Lewis". MLSsoccer.com. Retrieved 31 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "United Soccer Leagues (USL)". Uslpro.uslsoccer.com. Retrieved 31 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "Far away, but close to home". .canada.com. 23 February 2014. Retrieved 9 April 2014. 

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