Deshawon Nembhard

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Deshawon Nembhard
Personal information
Date of birth (1994-10-08) 8 October 1994 (age 27)
Place of birth Corozal Town, Belize[1]
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Defender, midfielder
Club information
Current team
South Georgia Tormenta
Youth career
2012–2013 Solar Chelsea
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 SMU Mustangs 17 (0)
2014–2017 FIU Panthers 36 (2)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018 FC Miami City 4 (1)
2020 Charleston Battery 8 (0)
2021 Stumptown AC 18 (2)
2022– South Georgia Tormenta 0 (0)
National team
2021– Belize 3 (1)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 9 February 2022
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 9 February 2022

Deshawon Nembhard (born 8 October 1994) is a Belizean footballer who plays as a defender for South Georgia Tormenta in USL League One.

Career[edit]

College[edit]

Nembhard began playing college soccer at Southern Methodist University in 2013, before transferring after his freshman year.[2] From 2014, Nembhard played at Florida International University, including a redshirt year in 2016.[3]

FC Miami City[edit]

In 2018, Nembhard played in the fourth-tier USL PDL with FC Miami City, making 4 league appearances and scoring a single goal.[4]

Charleston Battery[edit]

On 10 February 2020, Nembhard signed with USL Championship side Charleston Battery.[5] He made his professional debut on 19 July 2020, starting in a 2–1 loss to Birmingham Legion.[6]

Stumptown AC[edit]

Nembhard played the 2021 season with Stumptown AC of the National Independent Soccer Association.

South Georgia Tormenta[edit]

On 9 February 2022, Nembhard signed with USL League One club South Georgia Tormenta.[7]

International career[edit]

On 18 February 2021, Nembhard was called-up to the Belize national football team.[8] He made his debut on 25 March 2021 in a World Cup qualifier against Haiti.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Behind the Black and Yellow: Q&A with Deshawon Nembhard". Charleston Battery. 6 June 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2021. I’m originally from Corozal Town, Belize, but I moved to Dallas when I was five years old.
  2. ^ "Deshawon Nembhard - Men's Soccer". SMU Athletics.
  3. ^ "Deshawon Nembhard - 2017 - Men's Soccer". FIU Athletics.
  4. ^ "FC Miami City - 2018 Regular Season - Roster - #13 - Deshawon Nembhard -". www.uslleaguetwo.com.
  5. ^ Staff, Charleston Battery (10 February 2020). "Former FIU Standout, Deshawon Nembhard, Signs with Battery". Charleston Battery - USL.
  6. ^ "Charleston Battery vs. Birmingham Legion FC - July 19, 2020 | USLChampionship.com". www.uslchampionship.com.
  7. ^ Pintor, Edwin. "TORMENTA FC SIGNS DESHAWON NEMBHARD TO LEAGUE ONE ROSTER". TormentaFC.com. Retrieved 9 February 2022.
  8. ^ "Belize National "A" Team prepares for World Cup Qualifiers". 24 February 2021. Retrieved 26 February 2021.
  9. ^ "Haiti v Belize game report". FIFA. 25 March 2021. Archived from the original on 8 January 2021.

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