Steven Evans

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Steven Evans
Steven Evans.jpeg
Personal information
Date of birth (1991-09-19) 19 September 1991 (age 22)
Place of birth Portland, Oregon, United States
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sacramento Republic FC
(on loan from Portland Timbers)
Number 32
Youth career
2006–2010 Eastside United FC
2010–2012 Portland Pilots
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2012 Portland Timbers U23s 37 (8)
2013– Portland Timbers 0 (0)
2014 Sacramento Republic FC (loan) 4 (1)
National team
2010 United States U20 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 June 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 June 2013

Steven Evans (born 19 September 1991) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Sacramento Republic FC in the USL Pro on loan from Portland Timbers in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

Early Career[edit]

Born in Portland, Oregon, Evans began his soccer career at Eastside United FC, for which he won the U.S. Youth Soccer U-18 national championship with in 2010.[1] He also was an all-state player for Portland's Central Catholic High School where he helped guide the Rams to a 2007 6A State Championship. In 2010 Evans started to attend the University of Portland for which he played for their school soccer team, the Portland Pilots, where he stayed for three seasons.[1] While with the Pilots Evans earned the 2010 WCC Freshman of the Year award his first year, All-West Coast Conference selection all three seasons, and All-WCC First Team his final two years.[1] In his final season with the Pilots Evans managed a career-best 14 goals which was ranked 8th amongst the NCAA.[1]

During the summer months, Evans played for the Portland Timbers U23s in the USL Premier Development League where he started playing at in 2009.[1] While with the Timbers U23s Evans assisted on the game-winning goal in the final match of the 2010 PDL season against the Thunder Bay Chill as the Timbers won the championship match that season 4–1 in an undefeated season for the under-23s.[1]

Portland Timbers[edit]

On 8 January 2013 it was officially announced that Evans had been signed by the Portland Timbers on a homegrown player contract.[1] Evans became the second homegrown player at the club after Brent Richards who signed in 2012.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Steven's younger brother, Nick, played varsity soccer for Central Catholic as a freshman and now plays for the Portland Timber's u-16 team. Their father is a coach at Eastside Timbers FC and coached Steven at Eastside.

Career statistics[edit]

As of 13 June 2013[2]
Club Season League MLS Cup US Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Portland Timbers 2013 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Career total 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "Timbers sign midfielder Steven Evans as second Homegrown Player". Portland Timbers. Retrieved 13 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Steven Evans profile at Soccerway

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