|Full name||David Najem|
|Date of birth||May 26, 1992|
|Place of birth||Livingston, New Jersey, United States|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Tampa Bay Rowdies|
|2006–2010||New York Red Bulls|
|2013–2015||FC Eintracht Bamberg||37||(2)|
|2016–2017||New York Red Bulls II||45||(1)|
|2018–||Tampa Bay Rowdies||5||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 October 2018|
Najem was a member of the New York Red Bulls Academy since the age of 14 and played with the U-23 team during his college career. He attended Paramus Catholic High School, where he captained the team for two seasons and set the school record for career goals scored with 54. In 2010, Najem enrolled at Columbia University, and played four seasons with the men's soccer team. During his senior year in 2013, he was awarded as the Ivy League Offensive player of the year, tallying five goals and six assists.
New York Red Bulls II
On May 19, 2016, Najem returned to the United States to sign with New York Red Bulls II. Najem will partner up with manager, John Wolyniec who formerly played for the New York Red Bulls and coached him in the academy. Najem made his official debut for the club coming on as a late match substitute in a 1-0 victory against FC Montreal. After starting in every match during the clubs playoff run, on October 23, 2016, Najem helped the club to a 5-1 victory over Swope Park Rangers in the 2016 USL Cup Final.
Tampa Bay Rowdies
- As of 22 July 2017
|Club||Season||League||League Cup||Domestic Cup||Continental||Total|
|FC Eintracht Bamberg||2013–14||13||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||13||1|
|New York Red Bulls II||2016||15||0||4||0||0||0||0||0||19||0|
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- Joe Tansey (August 14, 2018). "Philadelphia Union's Adam Najem earns first call-up to Afghanistan national team". prosoccerusa.com. Retrieved August 14, 2018.
- David Najem at Soccerway