Jermaine Taylor (footballer)

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Jermaine Taylor
JermaineTaylor 07JUL2012.jpg
Personal information
Full name Jermaine Taylor
Date of birth (1985-01-14) 14 January 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth Portland, Jamaica
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Houston Dynamo
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2009 Harbour View 62 (0)
2009–2011 St. George's SC 48 (0)
2011– Houston Dynamo 41 (1)
National team
2004– Jamaica 70 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 March 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 February 2013

Jermaine Taylor (born 14 January 1985 in Portland) is a Jamaican footballer who currently plays for Houston Dynamo in Major League Soccer.

Club career[edit]

Jamaica[edit]

Taylor started his senior career as a first team regular by the age of 19. While at Harbour View, Taylor won the CFU Club Championship and the National Premier League. In 2009, Taylor moved to Portland to play along with his brother Ricardo Taylor for St. George's SC.[1]

United States[edit]

In February 2011 it was reported that Taylor would be joining Houston Dynamo in Major League Soccer with the American club paying a transfer fee to St. George's SC. The American club had scouted Taylor during the 2010 Digicel Caribbean Cup.[2] Taylor signed with Houston on 16 February 2011.[3]

International career[edit]

Taylor has been capped at U-17, U-20, U-23 and national level for Jamaica. He made his debut for the senior side in 2004 and has been a regular since.

Honours[edit]

Jamaica[edit]

Harbour View[edit]

2007

Houston Dynamo[edit]

   Major League soccer Eastern Conference Championship (1): 2012 Major League Soccer season 2012

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taylor to capitalizes". jamaicaobserver.com. 27 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-27. 
  2. ^ "Taylor heads to Houston Dynamo - Sport". JamaicaObserver.com. 2011-02-08. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  3. ^ Houston Dynamo Communications (2011-02-16). "Dynamo sign defender Jermaine Taylor". Houston Dynamo. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 

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