Griffin Dorsey

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Griffin Dorsey
Personal information
Date of birth (1999-03-05) March 5, 1999 (age 20)
Place of birth Evergreen, Colorado, United States
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Toronto FC
Number 19
Youth career
2015–2017 Colorado Rush
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Indiana Hoosiers 44 (8)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Colorado Rapids U23 17 (9)
2019– Toronto FC 1 (0)
2019– Toronto FC II (loan) 22 (1)
National team
United States U18
United States U20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 12, 2019

Griffin Dorsey (born March 5, 1999) is an American soccer player who currently plays as a winger for Toronto FC in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

Youth, College and Amateur[edit]

Dorsey played three years with U.S. Soccer Development Academy side Colorado Rush,[1] before going to play college soccer at Indiana University in 2017.[2] During his time at Indiana, Dorsey made 44 appearances, scoring 8 goals and tallying 11 assists.

Dorsey also played in the Premier Development League for Colorado Rapids U23.[3]

Professional[edit]

In January 2019, Dorsey left Indiana to sign a Generation Adidas contract with Major League Soccer ahead of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft.[4] On January 11, 2019, Dorsey was drafted in the first round (6th overall) of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft by Toronto FC.[5]

Dorsey made his professional debut on February 19, 2019, starting in a 4-0 CONCACAF Champions League loss to Panamanian side CAI.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

Updated as of October 13, 2019

Club Season League Domestic Cup League Playoffs Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Colorado Rapids U-23 2017 PDL 3 1 3 1
2018 14 8 0 0 14 8
Toronto FC 2019 MLS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
Toronto FC II (loan) 2019 USL League One 22 1 22 1
Career total 40 10 0 0 0 0 1 0 42 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Colorado Rush". rush.ussoccerda.com.
  2. ^ "Griffin Dorsey - Men's Soccer". Indiana University Athletics.
  3. ^ "Griffin Dorsey". www.uslleaguetwo.com.
  4. ^ "Dorsey Signs Generation adidas Deal with Major League Soccer". Indiana University Athletics.
  5. ^ https://www.mlssoccer.com/post/2019/01/11/toronto-fc-superdraft-pick-griffin-dorsey-thanks-inspirational-6-year-old
  6. ^ https://matchcenter.mlssoccer.com/matchcenter/2019-02-19-independiente-la-chorrera-vs-toronto-fc/recap

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