Bobby Wood (soccer)

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Bobby Wood
Bobby Wood 1860 2011 2.JPG
Wood at practice with 1860 Munich in 2011.
Personal information
Full name Bobby Shou Wood
Date of birth (1992-11-15) 15 November 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Erzgebirge Aue
Number 19
Youth career
1999–2004 Powder Edge SC
2004–2007 Irvine Strikers
2007–2010 1860 Munich
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 1860 Munich II 46 (12)
2011–2015 1860 Munich 50 (3)
2015– Erzgebirge Aue 5 (3)
National team
2010–2011 United States U20 6 (4)
2011– 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 April 29, 2015.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 8, 2015

Bobby Shou Wood (born 15 November 1992) is an American professional soccer player who currently plays for Erzgebirge Aue in Germany.

Biography[edit]

Wood began his youth career in 1999 with Powder Edge SC located in Honolulu, Hawaii. He moved to California in 2004 to play with Irvine Strikers, but eventually relocated to Germany in July 2007 to join 1860 Munich.[1]

1860 Munich[edit]

On January 29, 2011, Wood made his professional debut coming on in the 82nd minute as a substitute during a 2. Bundesliga match against MSV Duisburg.[2]

Wood made his first career start for 1860 Munich on October 14, 2011 against F.C. Hansa Rostock.[3] On November 30, 2012, against VfR Aalen, Wood scored his first professional goal to secure a 1–1 draw for 1860 Munich.[4]

In December 2012, Wood signed his first professional contract, extending his stay with 1860 through the 2016 season.[5]

Erzgebirge Aue[edit]

In February 2015, Wood moved to fellow 2. Bundesliga side Erzgebirge Aue signing a contract until 2017.[6]

International[edit]

In May 2013, Wood was named to a preliminary 35-man roster for the 2013 Gold Cup.[7] Wood made his senior international debut in a friendly match against Bosnia and Herzegovina on August 14, 2013.[8][9] He made his second career appearance in a friendly against Ecuador on October 10, 2014, coming on as an early substitute in the 21st minute for an injured Joe Gyau.

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 15 February 2015[10]
Club League Season League DFB-Pokal Europe Other [11] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1860 Munich II Regionalliga Süd 2009–10 1 0 1 0
2010–11 8 2 8 2
2011–12 10 2 10 2
Regionalliga Bayern 2012–13 26 8 26 8
2013–14 1 0 1 0
Total 46 12 46 12
1860 Munich 2. Bundesliga 2010–11 5 0 5 0
2011–12 3 0 1 0 4 0
2012–13 15 3 1 0 16 3
2013–14 21 0 1 0 22 0
2014–15 6 0 1 0 7 0
Total 50 3 4 0 54 3
Erzgebirge Aue 2. Bundesliga 2014–15 2 2 2 2
Total 2 2 2 2
Career total 98 17 4 0 102 17

International[edit]

As of 15 February 2015[10]
National team Year Apps Goals
United States
2013 1 0
2014 4 0
2015 1 0
Total 6 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bobby Shou Wood". TSV 1860 München. [dead link]
  2. ^ Smith, David (January 29, 2011). "Duisburg Fights Back To Draw 1860". Yanks-Abroad.com. Retrieved January 29, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Hansa jubelt! Larteys Standards entscheiden den Ausscheidungskampf" (in German). kicker.de. October 14, 2012. Retrieved March 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Woods erster Torjubel beschert das Remis" (in German). kicker.de. November 30, 2012. Retrieved March 23, 2013. 
  5. ^ "American Exports: Wood inks first pro deal with 1860". mlssoccer.com. December 17, 2012. Retrieved March 23, 2013. 
  6. ^ "FC Erzgebirge künftig mit Golobart und Wood" [FC Erzgebirge now with Golobart and Wood] (in German). fc-erzgebirge.de. February 2, 2015. Retrieved February 2, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Gold Cup: Landon Donovan, Oguchi Onyewu, Carlos Bocanegra on preliminary 35-man USMNT roster". mlssoccer.com. May 31, 2013. Retrieved May 31, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Altidore Hat Trick Powers U.S. MNT to 4-3 Victory Against Bosnia-Herzegovina". ussoccer.com. August 14, 2013. Retrieved August 15, 2013. 
  9. ^ "U.S. earns historic come-from-behind win over Bosnia". espnfc.com. August 14, 2013. Retrieved August 15, 2013. 
  10. ^ a b "USA - B. Wood - Profile with news, career statistics and history". soccerway.com. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  11. ^ Includes other competitive competitions, including the DFL-Supercup, UEFA Super Cup, FIFA Club World Cup.