Milton Blanco

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Milton Blanco
Personal information
Full name Milton Blanco
Date of birth (1984-04-27) April 27, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Fresno, California, United States
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Edmonton
Number 10
Youth career
2004 Fresno Pacific Sunbirds
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003–2004 Fresno Fuego
2005 Chivas USA 5 (0)
2006 Puerto Rico Islanders 15 (9)
2007 Fresno Fuego 12 (6)
2008 Harrisburg City Islanders 17 (8)
2009 Austin Aztex U23 12 (6)
2010–2011 Fresno Fuego 30 (22)
2012 Charlotte Eagles 11 (0)
2012–2013 Atlanta Silverbacks 34 (1)
2014– FC Edmonton 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 18, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Milton Blanco (born April 27, 1984) is an American soccer player who currently plays for FC Edmonton in the North American Soccer League. He is the 2011 MVP award winner for the USL PDL League.

Career[edit]

A veteran leader for the Fuego, Blanco has had professional stints with USL Second Division Harrisburg City Islanders as well as Chivas USA of MLS. Blanco is the 2nd Fuego player to receive this award joining former Fuego star Pablo Campos, the 2007 winner.

Blanco played college soccer at Fresno Pacific University.

Personal[edit]

Blanco is of Salvadoran heritage, but born in the United States. He carries both a Mexico and USA passport.

Honors[edit]

  • 2011 North American USL PDL MVP
  • 2011 PDL All-Star XI
  • 2011 USL PDL All Western Conference Team
  • 2011 USL PDL Scoring Champion (Goals/Assist)
  • 2011 PDL Assist Champion
  • 2011 Team MVP and Scoring Leader (Voted by Players)

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