Jun Marques Davidson
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|Full name||Jun Marques Davidson|
|Date of birth||June 7, 1983|
|Place of birth||Tokyo, Japan|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Playing position||Defensive Midfielder|
|2007||→ Vissel Kobe (loan)||10||(0)|
|2008||→ Consadole Sapporo (loan)||17||(0)|
|2012–2013||Vancouver Whitecaps FC||50||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 28, 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Davidson was born and raised in Tokyo to a Japanese mother and an American father. He moved with his family to Pasadena, California in 1995, where he attended high school and played for the American Global Soccer School.
Davidson returned to Japan in 2002, and made his professional debut with Omiya Ardija in 2002. After three seasons in the Second Division of the J. League, he helped the team win promotion to the first division in 2004. Davidson remained with Omiya Ardija until 2006, finishing his career at the club with 87 appearances and 2 goal in all competitions.
Davidson returned to the United States in February 2009 when he signed for Carolina RailHawks of the USSF Division 2 Professional League. He helped the Railhawks in winning the NASL Conference title and earning a trip to the USSF D-2 championship series.
He spent the 2011 season with Tokushima Vortis of Japan's J. League Division 2. He remained at the club for one season and appeared in 24 league matches helping the club to a fourth place finish in, three points out of promotion. Davidson signed with Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer on January 18, 2012, reuniting with former coach Martin Rennie. He made his debut on March 10, 2012 against the Montreal Impact and played two seasons for the Whitecaps FC. Davidson signed for the Carolina RailHawks FC in March 2014 and was named captain for the 2014 season. He collected the team MVP award after leading the club to a 5th place finish in the North American Soccer League.
Club Career Stats
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|2002||Omiya Ardija||J. League Division 2||0||0||0||0||-||-||0||0|
|2005||J. League Division 1||30||0||4||0||8||0||-||42||0|
|2010||Carolina RailHawks||USSF Division 2 Professional League||20||1||-||3||0||-||23||1|
|2011||Tokushima Vortis||J. League Division 2||24||0||1||0||-||-||25||0|
|2012||Vancouver Whitecaps FC||Major League Soccer||24||0||2||0||0||0||-||26||0|