Jared Watts

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Jared Watts
Personal information
Date of birth (1992-02-03) 3 February 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Statesville, North Carolina, United States
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Colorado Rapids
Number 33
Youth career
2007–2009 IMG Soccer Academy
2009–2010 North Meck SC
2010–2013 Wake Forest Demon Deacons
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014– Colorado Rapids 17 (0)
National team
2007–2009 United States U17 21 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 15, 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of March 30, 2014

Jared Watts (born February 3, 1992) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for the Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer. He is the son of Steve and Sherry Watts. He also has two brothers Clark, and Michael Watts.

Club Career[edit]

Watts was drafted out of Wake Forest University in the second round (33rd overall) of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft by Colorado Rapids. He made his professional debut on March 29, 2014 against Sporting Kansas City.[1] While at Wake Forest University he received: First Team All-ACC (2011, 2012, 2013), All-ACC Freshman Team (2010), and TopDrawerSoccer All-Rookie Team (2010)

International Career[edit]

Watts captained the US at the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Nigeria. He also has had extensive international experience, seeing time with the U17 and U20 U.S. Youth National Teams. Played and was a captain with the U.S. U17 team.


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