|Full name||Chad Edward Alesna Gould|
|Date of birth||September 30, 1982|
|Place of birth||Cebu City, Philippines|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|2001–2003||Swanage Town & Herston|
|2012–2014||Loyola Meralco Sparks|
|2010||England (beach soccer)||17||(10)|
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of June 6, 2013|
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of January 16, 2010
Chad Edward Alesna Gould (born September 30, 1982) is a Filipino former footballer who played as a central defender or striker for the Loyola Meralco Sparks and the Philippines national team. He is currently a music artist signed by Warner Music Philippines. In December 2021, his song ‘Daisy’ was played on BBC Music Introducing Show.
Loyola Meralco Sparks
Early life and education
He was part of the reserves team of AFC Wimbledon during the 2007–08 season making reserve league appearances and a single reserve cup appearance. He scored four goals for the reserve team. He left the club on 22 September 2008.
In 2012, he joined the Loyola Meralco Sparks F.C. of the United Football League. With the club, Gould won the 2013 UFL Cup. He was also part of Loyola's squad that participated in the 2013 Menpora Cup in Indonesia. He left Loyola after two seasons.
Chad is currently a free agent.
In 2006, Gould took a break from football, but returned to the national team in 2008 play until 2010.
He was later selected to play for the England national beach soccer team after he was scouted playing in a tournament organised by Nuts magazine.
- Scores and results list the Philippines' goal tally first.
|1.||10 December 2004||Bukit Jalil National Stadium, Kuala Lumpur||Malaysia||
|2004 AFF Championship|
|2.||17 May 2008||Barotac Nuevo Plaza Field, Barotac Nuevo||Bhutan||
|2008 AFC Challenge Cup qualifier|
|3.||19 October 2008||Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh||Brunei||
|2008 AFF Suzuki Cup qualifier|
|4.||23 October 2008||Phnom Penh Olympic Stadium, Phnom Penh||Cambodia||
|5.||14 April 2009||Rasmee Dhandu Stadium, Malé||Bhutan||
|2010 AFC Challenge Cup qualifier|
|6.||16 April 2009||Rasmee Dhandu Stadium, Malé||Maldives||
Since January 2017, Gould has been working as football coach. He is also currently a recording music artist. In June 2020, Gould signed a three year deal with Warner Music Group in the Philippines.[better source needed]
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- Stokkermans, Karel. "ASEAN ("Tiger") Cup 2004 (Vietnam)". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved October 11, 2012.
- Olivares, Rick (October 29, 2012). "A Goulden Holiday". Bleacher's Brew. Retrieved January 17, 2017.Archive index at the Wayback Machine
- "Chad Gould". Open.spotify.com. Retrieved August 13, 2020.
- Chad Gould at National-Football-Teams.com