Carlos Alvarez (soccer)

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Carlos Alvarez
Personal information
Full name Carlos Alvarez
Date of birth (1990-11-12) November 12, 1990 (age 23)
Place of birth Los Angeles, California, United States
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Colorado Rapids
Number 57
Youth career
2006–2008 Pateadores
2008–2009 LAFC Chelsea
2009–2012 Connecticut Huskies
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2014 Chivas USA 40 (2)
2014– Colorado Rapids 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 13, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Carlos Alvarez (born November 12, 1990, in Los Angeles, California) is an American soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

Early and collegiate[edit]

Alvarez attended Bishop Mora Salesian High School in Los Angeles, where he played soccer. He then continued to University of Connecticut, where he continued his soccer career. He majored in Spanish.[1]

Chivas USA[edit]

On January 17, 2013, Alvarez was selected as the second overall pick in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft by Chivas USA.[2] On March 17, 2013, Alvarez made his debut for Chivas USA in the MLS against local-rivals, Los Angeles Galaxy, at the Home Depot Center, in which he came in as a half-time substitute for José Erick Correa, and scored the game-tying goal even though Chivas USA had only 10 men.[3]

Colorado Rapids[edit]

On July 1, 2014, Alvarez was traded to Colorado Rapids in exchange for Nathan Sturgis.[4]

Career Statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

Statistics accurate as of June 4, 2014

Club Season League MLS Cup US Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Chivas USA 2013 29 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 33 3
2014 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
Career total 37 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 39 3

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