Joe Franco (soccer)

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Joe Franco
Personal information
Full name Joseph Franco
Date of birth (1990-01-26) January 26, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth Monrovia, California, United States
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy II
Number 66
Youth career
2008–2012 Cal State Northridge Matadors
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Los Angeles Misioneros 15 (0)
2014– LA Galaxy II 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 15, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Joseph "Joe" Franco (born January 26, 1990) is an American soccer player who currently plays for LA Galaxy II in the USL Pro.

Career[edit]

Franco spent all five years of his collegiate career at Cal State Northridge and also spent the 2012 season with USL Premier Development League club LA Misioneros.[1]

On January 22, 2013 Franco was drafted by Chivas USA in the second round (21st overall) of the 2013 MLS Supplemental Draft.[2] However, he wasn't signed by the club.

Franco signed his first professional contract with USL Pro club LA Galaxy II.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United Soccer Leagues (USL)". Pdl.uslsoccer.com. Retrieved 2014-05-16. 
  2. ^ "Joe Franco Drafted By Chivas USA in MLS Supplemental Draft - Cal State Northridge Matadors". Gomatadors.com. 2013-01-22. Retrieved 2014-05-16. 
  3. ^ French, Scott (2014-03-23). "Walker Leads Galaxy II to Victory in USL Pro Debut". Soccerly. Retrieved 2014-05-16.