Fabian Dawkins

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Fabian Dawkins
Landon Donovan vs Jamaica.jpg
Dawkins (right) playing against United States in 2006
Personal information
Full name Fabian Dawkins
Date of birth (1981-02-07) 7 February 1981 (age 36)
Place of birth Duncans, Trelawny, Jamaica
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Club information
Current team
August Town F.C.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2005 Village United (–)
2005 Atlanta Silverbacks 26 (15)
2005–2006 Village United 15 (13)
2006 Atlanta Silverbacks 15 (1)
2007 Montreal Impact 9 (0)
2007 Trois-Rivières Attak (loan) 1 (0)
2007 Village United 0 (0)
2008 Richmond Kickers 4 (3)
2009 Village United F.C. 5 (0)
2010 August Town F.C. 12 (0)
2010– Arnett Gardens F.C. 3 (0)
National team
2001–2006 Jamaica 17 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Fabian Dawkins (born 7 February 1981 in Duncans, Trelawny Parish) is a Jamaican footballer, who currently plays for the Arnett Gardens F.C..

Club career[edit]

Dawkins grew up in August Town, St. Andrew and attended Jamaica College. Nicknamed 'Renaldo', the attacking midfielder started his career at Village United F.C. in the Jamaican National Premier League, where he became their leading goalscorer for three seasons running. He then moved abroad with former Village teammate Shane Crawford to play two seasons for the Atlanta Silverbacks.[1][2] He later joined the Montreal Impact in the USL First Division, where he was later traded in January 2007 with Jason McLaughlin for forward Mauricio Salles and Daniel Antoniuk.[3] In 2007, he was loaned to the Impact's farm team the Trois-Rivières Attak of the Canadian Soccer League. He made his debut for the club on June 3, 2007 in a match against Portuguese Supra, which resulted in the club's first home victory by a score 4-2.[4] In between the USL 1st division season, he went back to Jamaica to form a prolific strike partnerships with Newton Sterling and Teafore Bennett at Village United.

International career[edit]

He appeared in the 2001 FIFA World Youth Championship in Argentina, where he captained the squad and scored their only goal of the tournament. He made his debut for the "Reggae Boyz" in 2001 against Grenada and has collected a total of 17 caps (scoring one goal) until October 2006.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fabian Dawkins | SoccerStats.us". soccerstats.us. Retrieved 2017-05-25. 
  2. ^ "Atlanta Silverbacks". 2005-04-05. Retrieved 2017-05-25. 
  3. ^ "L'Impact échange son meilleur buteur". RDS.ca (in French). Retrieved 2017-05-25. 
  4. ^ "Attak FC". 2007-11-06. Retrieved 2017-05-25. 

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