Dillon Serna

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Dillon Paul Serna
Personal information
Full name Dillon Paul Serna
Date of birth (1994-03-25) March 25, 1994 (age 22)
Place of birth Brighton, Colorado, United States
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Colorado Rapids
Number 17
Youth career
2009–2012 Colorado Rapids
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012 Akron Zips
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013– Colorado Rapids 52 (7)
National team
2011 United States U17 4 (1)
2012–2013 United States U20 9 (0)
2014– United States U23 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14:35, 28 October 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of November 12, 2015

Dillon Paul Serna (born March 25, 1994) is an American soccer player who plays for Colorado Rapids in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Serna joined the U.S. Soccer Development Academy with the Rapids' academy in 2009. After graduating from high school, he played one year of college soccer for the University of Akron, scoring two goals and contributing eight assists. He signed with the Rapids as a homegrown player in January 2013.[1]

Serna made his MLS debut in a 3–0 loss to the Vancouver Whitecaps in the 2013 regular season finale.[2]

Serna scored his first professional and his first MLS goal on April 26, 2014, in a 4–1 loss to the Seattle Sounders.[3]

International[edit]

Serna was selected by Coach Wilmer Cabrera to be part of the United States U-17 squad for the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup. During the tournament, Serna did not feature in any of the four matches the United States played. Serna played in several matches with the United States U-20 team, but he was not part of the final squad that Tab Ramos selected to the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.[4]

He was called up to the United States senior squad for a friendly against Panama in February 2015.[5]

Statistics[edit]

As of July 15, 2015
Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
USA League Open Cup MLS Cup North America Total
2013 Colorado Rapids Major League Soccer 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2014 27 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 29 3
2015 10 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 11 4
Total USA 38 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 41 7
Career total 38 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 41 7

Honors[edit]

Individual[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rapids sign homegrown player Dillon Serna". The Denver Post. January 18, 2013. Retrieved October 29, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Colorado Rapids will open MLS Cup Playoffs on Wednesday in Seattle". Boxscorenews.com. Retrieved October 29, 2013. 
  3. ^ "GOAL: Dillon Serna goes up the gut and brings one back". Major League Soccer. MLSSoccer.com. April 26, 2014. Retrieved April 26, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Rapids' Dillon Serna doesn't make U.S. U-20 World Cup roster, but could still be called in". Colorado Rapids. June 7, 2013. Retrieved October 29, 2013. 
  5. ^ "USA 2-0 Panama". eurosport.co.uk. February 8, 2015. Retrieved November 13, 2015. 

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