Cole Grossman

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Cole Grossman
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Personal information
Full name Nicholas Holland Grossman
Date of birth (1989-04-10) April 10, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Real Salt Lake
Number 22
Youth career
2007–2010 Duke Blue Devils
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009 Cary Clarets 12 (0)
2011–2012 Columbus Crew 12 (1)
2013– Real Salt Lake 15 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 27, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Nicholas Holland "Cole" Grossman (born April 10, 1989 in St. Louis, Missouri) is an American soccer player currently playing for Real Salt Lake in Major League Soccer.


College and amateur[edit]

Grossman is a product of Duke University, where he appeared in 70 career games (starting 59) and achieved 25 goals and 24 assists. During his time with Duke, Grossman was a two-time NSCAA All-South Region second team pick, was named in the All-ACC teams twice (2nd 2009 and 1st in 2010).[1]

During his college years, Grossman also played with the Cary Clarets of the USL Premier Development League during their 2009 season.[2]


On January 14, 2011, Grossman was drafted in the second round (28th overall) in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft by the Columbus Crew.[3] He made his professional debut on February 22, 2011 in the first leg of the Crew's CONCACAF Champions League quarter-final series against Real Salt Lake.[4]

On Nov 19, 2012 Grossman was selected by Real Salt Lake in the waiver draft, after being released by Columbus earlier that day.[5]

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