Bilal Duckett

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Bilal Duckett
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Personal information
Full name Kevin Bilal Duckett
Date of birth (1989-01-09) January 9, 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Macon, Georgia, United States
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Charlotte Independence
Number 3
Youth career
2007–2010 Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008 Atlanta Silverbacks U23's 3 (0)
2009 Indiana Invaders 5 (1)
2011 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 4 (0)
2011 Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-23 (loan) 1 (0)
2012 Harrisburg City Islanders 19 (1)
2013 New England Revolution 1 (0)
2013 Rochester Rhinos (loan) 20 (1)
2014 Charlotte Eagles 27 (0)
2015 Sacramento Republic 0 (0)
2015– Charlotte Independence 55 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 29, 2016.

Kevin Bilal Duckett (born January 9, 1989 in Macon, Georgia) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Charlotte Independence in the USL Pro.


College and Amateur[edit]

Duckett played youth soccer in Georgia and played for McIntosh High School where he captained the squad to a state title in his senior season. Duckett joined the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in 2007 and was the starting right back during his last two years with the school.


Duckett was drafted first in the third round (37th overall) in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft by Vancouver Whitecaps FC.[1] His versatility impressed coach Teitur Thordarson, who used Duckett, a natural right back, at centre back and left back during the 2011 pre-season.[2] The club signed Duckett on March 15, 2011,[3] and he made his professional debut on June 1 in a game against Chivas USA.

Duckett was waived by Vancouver on November 23, 2011.[4]

Duckett signed with USL Pro team Harrisburg City Islanders on March 27, 2012.[5]

Duckett signed with the MLS team New England Revolution on February 11, 2013.[6]

On February 20, 2014 Duckett signed with USL Pro club Charlotte Eagles.[7]

After the Eagles moved to the USL PDL, Duckett signed with USL side Sacramento Republic, before again moving to Charlotte Independence soon after on April 10, 2015.[8]


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