|Full name||Abdul-Fatai Alashe|
|Date of birth||October 21, 1993|
|Place of birth||Southfield, Michigan, United States|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2011–2014||Michigan State Spartans||86||(8)|
|2014||Portland Timbers U23s||11||(2)|
|2015–2018||San Jose Earthquakes||85||(5)|
|2017||→ Reno 1868 (loan)||2||(0)|
|2018||→ FC Cincinnati (loan)||7||(1)|
|2015–2016||United States U23||12||(2)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 10, 2020|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of January 30, 2018
College and amateur
Alashe spent all four years of his college career at Michigan State University where he made a total of 86 appearances for the Spartans and tallied eight goals and eight assists.
On January 15, 2015, Alashe was drafted 4th overall in the 2015 MLS SuperDraft by the San Jose Earthquakes. He made his debut on March 7 in a 1-0 defeat to FC Dallas, and scored the first league goal in Avaya Stadium history two weeks later in a 2-1 win over the visiting Chicago Fire.
On July 30, 2018, Alashe signed a deal to join FC Cincinnati on loan from San Jose for the remainder of the 2018 season, then joining the team permanently for the 2019 season for $135,000 in allocation money.
On August 17, 2020, Alashe was traded to Ohio rivals Columbus Crew in exchange for a 2nd round pick in the 2021 MLS SuperDraft, and potentially a conditional $50,000 of General Allocation Money depending on performance. Columbus declined their contract option on Alashe following their 2020 season.
Alashe is of Nigerian descent.
- As of October 27, 2018
|Club||Season||League||Open Cup||MLS Cup||Total|
|San Jose Earthquakes||2015||Major League Soccer||28||2||1||0||-||-||29||2|
|Reno 1868 FC (loan)||2017||USL Championship||2||0||0||0||-||-||2||0|
|FC Cincinnati (loan)||2018||7||1||0||0||2||0||9||1|
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- "FC Cincinnati signs Fanendo Adi, Fatai Alashe ahead of MLS move". espn.com. July 30, 2018. Retrieved November 14, 2018.
- "REPUBLIC FC SIGNS 2020 MLS CUP CHAMPION FATAI ALASHE". sacrepublicfc.com. March 24, 2021. Retrieved March 24, 2021.
- "Klinsmann Adds Four Players to MNT January Camp Roster". www.ussoccer.com.
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- Fatai Alashe at Major League Soccer
- Fatai Alashe at USL Championship
- Michigan State University bio
- USSF Development Academy bio at the Wayback Machine (archived 2015-04-02)