Edward Acevedo Cruz

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Edward Acevedo
Personal information
Full name Edward Arturo Acevedo Cruz
Date of birth (1985-12-10) 10 December 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
FK Tekstilac Derventa
Number 20
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006-2009 Atlético Barcelona 32 (3)
2007 Don Bosco 8 (2)
2009 FK Crvenka 14 (3)
2009-2010 FK Veternik 24 (3)
2010-2012 FK Modriča 32 (0)
2012-2013 FK Rudar Prijedor 24 (1)
2013–2014 FK Sloga Doboj 28 (2)
2014- FK Tekstilac Derventa 1 (1)
National team
2008- Dominican Rep. 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 January 2013

Edward Arturo Acevedo Cruz[1] (born 10 December 1985) is a Dominican international football left back playing for FK Tekstilac Derventa in the First League of the Republika Srpska.

Club career[edit]

Born in Dominican capital Santo Domingo, he played with Santo Domingo's Club Barcelona Atlético. He had a spell in Haiti with Don Bosco FC before moving to Europe along his club and national team colegue Kerbi Rodríguez and join Serbian side FK Crvenka.[2] In summer 2009 he moved and signed with FK Veternik a side playing in the Serbian League Vojvodina. In summer 2010 he and Kerbi moved to neighboring Bosnia and Herzegovina, more preciselly to the administrative division of Republika Srpska, to play on loan with FK Modriča in the First League of the Republika Srpska.[3]

In summer 2012 he joined FK Rudar Prijedor[4] and played in the 2012–13 Premier League of Bosnia and Herzegovina.[5] In July 2013 he moved to FK Sloga Doboj,[6] playing in the First League of the Republika Srpska, Bosnian second tier.

In summer 2014 he joined FK Tekstilac Derventa, a newly promoted club to the First League of Rep. Srpska. He made history in the club as he scored their first goal after the return to the Rep. Srpska first level.[7]

National team[edit]

Acevedo has been a member of the Dominican national team since 2008.[8] He was part of the team in the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifications.[9]



  1. ^ Some sources name him Eduardo instead of Edward.
  2. ^ Profile at FK Modriča official website
  3. ^ Kerbi Rodríguez y Edward Acevedo con nuevo equipo en Bosnia at Balompié Dominicano. (Spanish)
  4. ^ Eduardo Acevedo at Soccerway
  5. ^ Potpis 16 fudbalera at RS-Sport, 26-7-2012 (Serbian)
  6. ^ Asevedo Kruz pojačao Slogu at RS-Sport, 14-7-2013 (Serbian)
  7. ^ Asevedo Kruz za istoriju at RS-sport, 17-8-2014 (Serbian)
  8. ^ Edward Acevedo at National-Football-Teams.com
  9. ^ Eduardo Acevedo at FIFA.com

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