Matt Miazga

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Matt Miazga
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Personal information
Full name Matthew Miazga
Date of birth (1995-07-19) July 19, 1995 (age 19)
Place of birth Clifton, New Jersey, United States
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
New York Red Bulls
Number 20
Youth career
2009–2013 New York Red Bulls
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013– New York Red Bulls 8 (0)
National team
2012 Poland U18 1 (0)
2013 United States U18 3 (0)
2014– United States U20 4 (0)
2014– United States U23 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 3, 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of November 13, 2014

Matthew Miazga (born July 19, 1995) is an American professional soccer player of Polish descent who plays as a defender for the New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

From Clifton, New Jersey, Miazga is a product of the New York Red Bulls Academy, which he joined in 2009 at the under-14 level.[1] While with the under-16 side Miazga helped the Red Bulls win the U.S. Developmental Academy National Championship in 2012.[1] Then on May 30, 2013 it was announced that Miazga had signed a homegrown contract with the New York Red Bulls, becoming the eighth player to sign a homegrown contract with the Red Bulls.[1]

Matt Miazga defends Jermain Defoe

International[edit]

In May 2013, Miazga was a part of the United States U18 side that participated in 19th Annual International Juniors Tournament in Portugal.[2]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

United States New York Red Bulls

Career statistics[edit]

As of June 28, 2014[3]
Club Season League MLS Cup U.S. Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
New York Red Bulls 2013 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014 7 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 9 0
Career total 8 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 10 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Red Bulls Sign Home Grown Defender Matt Miazga". New York Red Bulls. Retrieved June 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Under-18 Men's National Team Commence 10-Day International Trip to Lisbon". United States Soccer Federation. Retrieved June 30, 2013. 
  3. ^ Matt Miazga profile at Soccerway

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