Taylor Benjamin

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Taylor Benjamin
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Personal information
Full name Taylor Benjamin
Date of birth (1990-03-27) March 27, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Etobicoke, Canada
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number -
Youth career
2009–2010 Algonquin Thunder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Capital City 20 (0)
2013– Kingston 1 (0)
National team
2011– Guyana 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 06, 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 21, 2012

Taylor Benjamin (born March 27, 1990 in Etobicoke, Ontario) is a Canadian-born Guyanese footballer who currently plays for Kingston FC in the Canadian Soccer League. He is also a member of the Guyanese national football team.


College and Amateur[edit]

Benjamin attended Woodroffe High School in Ottawa, Ontario, played youth soccer with Ottawa Royals S.C. and FC Outaouais. He played one year of OCAA soccer at Algonquin College. After one season, he moved to Limeira, Brazil to play for Associação Atlética Internacional.


Benjamin signed his first professional contract when he signed for Capital City F.C. of the Canadian Soccer League on On May 18, 2011.[1] He made his professional debut on 20 May 2011, in a 2–0 loss to Toronto Croatia.


On November 11, 2011, Benjamin was called up to Guyana for their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Trinidad & Tobago.[2] He made his international debut in the return-leg against Trinidad at Hasely Crawford Stadium on November 15, 2011.[3]


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