Raúl Mendiola

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Raúl Mendiola
Personal information
Date of birth (1994-05-18) 18 May 1994 (age 20)
Place of birth Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy
Number 40
Youth career
2009–2014 LA Galaxy
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014– LA Galaxy 3 (0)
2014 LA Galaxy II (loan) 20 (2)
2015 LA Galaxy II (loan) 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of March 22, 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

Raúl Mendiola (born May 18, 1994) is a Mexican professional footballer who plays as a forward for the LA Galaxy in Major League Soccer.


Born in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, Mendiola joined the LA Galaxy Academy in 2009.[1] While at the academy level Mendiola won back-to-back U-16 Development Academy Player of the Year awards after the 2009–10 and 2010–11 seasons.[1]

On February 20, 2014 it was announced that Mendiola was signed as a homegrown player by the Galaxy.[1] He then made his professional debut with the LA Galaxy II, the reserve side of the LA Galaxy, on March 22, 2014 in the sides first ever USL Pro match against the Orange County Blues. His first appearance with the LA Galaxy first team came on May 17, 2014 in a regular season MLS match against the Houston Dynamo. [2] [3]

Career statistics[edit]

As of March 22, 2014[4]
Club Season League League Cup U.S. Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
LA Galaxy II 2014 USL Pro 1 0 1 0
Career total 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0



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