Anthony Adur

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Anthony Adur
Personal information
Full name Anthony Bahadur
Date of birth (1988-02-25) 25 February 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Toronto, ON, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
2005 Berbice High School
2006 Cruz Azul Shooters
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 Italia Shooters
2008 Toronto Lynx 11 (1)
2008 North York Astros
2009 Hougang United 21 (5)
20010 Maccabi Haifa
2010-2012 TOT 50 (29)
2012 AFC Cleveland
2013 FC Edmonton 8 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.


Anthony Christopher Bahadur or Anthony Adur (born 25 February 1988 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian soccer player who played in the Canadian Soccer League, USL Premier Development League, S. League, Thai Premier League, National Premier Soccer League, and the North American Soccer League.

Career[edit]

Adur began his career in 2006 with Italia Shooters of the Canadian Soccer League. In his debut season with Italia he won the CSL Championship by scoring the lone goal in a 1-0 victory over the Serbian White Eagles.[1] In 2008, he signed with the Toronto Lynx of the USL Premier Development League. He made his debut on May 30, 2008 in a match against Chicago Fire Premier.[2] He played a total of 11 matches and recorded one goal.[3] After the conclusion of the PDL season he returned to the CSL to sign with North York Astros. He helped the club clinch a postseason berth and faced the White Eagles in the quarterfinals, but lost to a score of 2-1.[4]

On 3 February 2009 signed a contract with Sengkang Punggol FC in Singapore, and played with former Lynx teammate Murphy Wiredu.[5] In 2010, he signed with Maccabi Haifa in Israel, but was released six months later.[6] He then moved to Thailand to sign with TOT S.C. where he spent two seasons. He had brief stint in National Premier Soccer League in 2012 with AFC Cleveland.[7] In 2013, he returned to Canada to sign with FC Edmonton of the North American Soccer League.[8] In Edmonton he featured in eight matches.[9]

Honours[edit]

  • 2006: MVP of the Year in the OSL Provincial East U21

References[edit]

  1. ^ Glover, Robin. "October 15, 2006 CSL Playoff Final Serbian White Eagles vs Italia Shooters (by Rocket Robin)". www.rocketrobinsoccerintoronto.com. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  2. ^ Glover, Robin. "May 30, 2008 PDL Toronto Lynx vs Chicago Fire Premier (by Rocket Robin)". www.rocketrobinsoccerintoronto.com. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  3. ^ "Anthony Bahadur | SoccerStats.us". soccerstats.us. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  4. ^ Glover, Robin. "October 11, 2008 CSL Quarterfinal Serbian White Eagles vs North York Astros (by Rocket Robin)". www.rocketrobinsoccerintoronto.com. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ Rowaan, Dave (2012-09-19). "Get to know Anthony Bahadur". Waking The Red. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  7. ^ "AFC Cleveland Royals". afccleveland.com. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  8. ^ Sandor, Steven. "Adur dreams of MLS, national team; hopes that FC Edmonton can relaunch his career". the11.ca. Retrieved 2016-05-24. 
  9. ^ "Anthony Adur | SoccerStats.us". soccerstats.us. Retrieved 2016-05-24.