Charles Eloundou

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Charles Eloundou
Personal information
Full name Charles Betrand Etoundi Eloundou
Date of birth (1994-12-04) December 4, 1994 (age 19)
Place of birth Yaoundé, Cameroon
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Colorado Rapids
Number 19
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 AS Fortuna de Mfou
2011–2012 Unisport Bafang (loan) 20 (9)
2012 Coton Sport FC (loan)
2013 Colorado Rapids (loan) 0 (0)
2014– Colorado Rapids 6 (0)
National team
2009–2011 Cameroon U17
2012– Cameroon U20 7 (8)
2013– Cameroon 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 9, 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 9, 2013

Charles Eloundou (born December 4, 1994) is a Cameroonian footballer who currently plays as a forward for Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer.


Club career[edit]

Eloundo began his career with Cameroonian side AS Fortuna de Mfou. He has played on loan with fellow Cameroonian sides Coton Sport FC and Unisport Bafang. While with Unisport he scored 9 goals in 20 matches. His play in Cameroon brought him to the attention of Major League Soccer sides.

On January 25, 2013, Eloundou signed with the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer on a one year loan with an option for a permanent transfer at the end of the 2013 season.[1] He was signed via the MLS weighted lottery process, where Real Salt Lake and D.C. United also had the chance to acquire him.

International career[edit]

Eloundou has been a prominent member of the Cameroon's Under-17 and Under-20 national teams. He played four matches for the Cameroon B side in the 2012 Nehru Cup. He was called up by the full national team for a friendly match against Tanzania on February 6, 2013 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He made his senior national team debut in that game, coming on as a substitute in the 60th minute. The game ended in a 1-0 loss.[2]

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