|Full name||Hagop Chirishian|
|Date of birth||November 1, 1989|
|Place of birth||Hollywood, California, United States|
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Playing position||Attacking Midfielder|
|2007–2009||Ventura County Fusion||36||(9)|
|2010||AC St. Louis||6||(0)|
|2013||Ventura County Fusion||1||(7)|
|2013–2015||New York Cosmos||23||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 19, 2015.
Hagop Chirishian (born November 1, 1989 in Hollywood, California) is a professional American soccer player who currently a free agent. Last played for New York Cosmos in the North American Soccer League.
Youth and Amateur
Chirishian, who is of Armenian heritage, attended the AGBU Manoogian-Demirdjian School, and played college soccer at Pasadena City College, where he was a team-mate of fellow Armenian-American soccer players Yura Movsisyan and Gilbert Pogosyan.
During his college years Chirishian played for Ventura County Fusion in the USL Premier Development League, helping them to the PDL championship in 2009. He also played for many LA-area amateur teams, including Santa Anita SC, Rampage Soccer Club, and FC Pyunik LA.
Chirishian trialed with Major League Soccer side Real Salt Lake in 2008 but was not offered a contract by the team. He signed his first professional contract in 2010 when he was signed by AC St. Louis of the USSF Division 2 Professional League. He made his professional debut on April 22, 2010 in a game against Portland Timbers.
Chirishian did not play professionally in 2011. He signed with Wilmington Hammerheads of the USL Pro league in February 2012. He signed with his former team Ventura County Fusion in 2013 and later scored in his second debut match for the team.
Chirishian then signed with the New York Cosmos before the 2013 NASL Fall Season. He made his Cosmos debut with a start on November 24, 2013 playing 64 minutes against the San Antonio Scorpions. Chirishian appeared in seven games and saw 353 minutes of action in the 2013 season. The Cosmos resigned Chirishian for the 2014 NASL season in December 2013.
Chirishian finished the 2014 season with two goals and one assist in 14 games and five starts for the Cosmos. Chirishian played in the last six consecutive games of the season for the Cosmos.
Ventura County Fusion
- USL Premier Development League Champions (1): 2009
New York Cosmos
- North American Soccer League Champions (1): 2013
- SENIOR GRADUATION BANQUET
- Fusion no match for Real Salt Lake
- Fusion overcome Fire for PDL title
- e7sports Player Profile: Hagop Chirishian
- FC Pyunik LA
- AC St. Louis signs nine more players