|Full name||Armando Enrique Cooper Whitaker|
|Date of birth||November 26, 1987|
|Place of birth||Colón, Panama|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
|2013–2014||→ Oțelul Galați (loan)||21||(3)|
|2015||FC St. Pauli||7||(0)|
|2016||→ Toronto FC (loan)||6||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 8, 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of February 4, 2017
Cooper began his career in the youth ranks of Panama's Árabe Unido. In 2006, he debuted for the professional side, and went on to help the team to achieve various domestic titles in the Liga Panameña de Fútbol. During January 2011 it was reported that Major League Soccer side New York Red Bulls were interested in signing Cooper. However, the transfer did not go through.
Cooper was loaned to Major League Soccer side Toronto FC on 18 August 2016. He scored his first goal with Toronto FC on November 30 as Toronto FC beat Montreal Impact 7–5 on aggregate to advance to the 2016 MLS Cup Final.
He made his debut with the full national team on October 7, 2006 against the national team of El Salvador. On January 16, 2011, he scored his first goal for Panama in a 2–0 victory over Nicaragua in a 2011 Copa Centroamericana match played at Estadio Rommel Fernández in Panama City.
- Scores and results list Panama's goal tally first.
|1||16 January 2011||Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama||Nicaragua||1–0||2–0||2011 Copa Centroamericana|
|2||18 January 2011||Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama||El Salvador||2–0||2–0||2011 Copa Centroamericana|
|3||10 August 2011||Estadio Ramón Tahuichi Aguilera, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia||Bolivia||3–1||3–1||Friendly match|
|4||13 November 2015||Independence Park, Kingston, Jamaica||Jamaica||1–0||2–0||2018 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|5||8 January 2016||Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama||Cuba||1–0||4–0||Copa América Centenario qualifying play-offs|
|6||22 January 2017||Estadio Rommel Fernández, Panama City, Panama||Costa Rica||1–0||1–0||2017 Copa Centroamericana|
- Arabe Unido
2016: Eastern Conference Championship
2016: MLS Cup Runner Up
- Harms, Carsten; Jacobs, Henrik (2 February 2015). "Cooper hat in Rumänien eine richtig gute Saison gespielt". abendblatt.de (in German). Hamburger Abendblatt. Retrieved 3 February 2015.
- Armando Cooper jugará en el Árabe Unido - LPF (Spanish)
- Armando Cooper – FIFA competition record
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