Chris Korb

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Chris Korb
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Personal information
Full name Christopher Korb
Date of birth (1987-10-08) October 8, 1987 (age 29)
Place of birth Gates Mills, Ohio, United States
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Free Agent
Youth career
2006 Xavier Musketeers
2007–2010 Akron Zips
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 Cleveland Internationals 32 (1)
2011–2016 D.C. United 105 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 1, 2016.

Chris Korb (born October 8, 1987) is an American soccer player.

Career[edit]

Youth[edit]

While playing for University School, his highschool, up until 2006, he was named all Ohio and team co-captain. Korb started his collegiate career at Xavier University in 2006, appearing in 18 games, with 15 starts, and totaling two assists.[1] After the 2006 season, Korb transferred to the University of Akron. After sitting out the 2007 season with a quad injury, Korb started all the games Akron played from 2008 through 2010.[1] He was a member of the Akron team that won the 2010 College Cup.

During his college years Korb also played four campaigns in the USL Premier Development League for Cleveland Internationals.[2][3][4][5]

Professional[edit]

Korb was chosen in the second round, 31st overall, of the 2011 MLS SuperDraft by D.C. United.[6] He signed a contract with the club on March 1, 2011,[7] and made his professional debut on March 26 in a 2-1 loss to New England Revolution[8]

Honors[edit]

University of Akron[edit]

D.C. United[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Chris Korb". University of Akron. Retrieved January 29, 2011. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ 2009 Cleveland Internationals roster Archived September 29, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ 2008 Cleveland Internationals roster Archived June 10, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ 2007 Cleveland Internationals roster
  5. ^ 2006 Cleveland Internationals roster
  6. ^ "MLS SuperDraft Selections". Associated Press. Retrieved January 29, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 5, 2011. Retrieved 2011-03-02. 
  8. ^ Revolution hold back United in whistle-filled affair

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