Louis Béland-Goyette

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Louis Béland-Goyette
Personal information
Full name Louis Béland-Goyette
Date of birth (1995-09-15) September 15, 1995 (age 23)
Place of birth Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Montreal Impact
Number 25
Youth career
2011–2014 Montreal Impact
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014 Montreal Impact U23 8 (0)
2014–2015 Montreal Impact 1 (0)
2015–2016 FC Montreal 41 (4)
2017– Montreal Impact 10 (0)
National team
2013 Canada U18 1 (0)
2014–2015 Canada U20 10 (0)
2015– Canada U23 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 9, 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 00:41, March 29, 2017 (UTC)

Louis Béland-Goyette (born September 15, 1995) is a Canadian soccer player who currently plays for the Montreal Impact in Major League Soccer.

Club career[edit]

Montreal Impact[edit]

Béland-Goyette began 2014 with USL PDL club Montreal Impact U23, where he made 8 appearances.[1]

He signed his first professional contract with the Montreal Impact on September 12, 2014.[2] He made his debut as a 75th-minute substitute during a 1-2 loss to the New England Revolution a day later on September 13.[3] On March 26, 2015 Béland-Goyette was removed from Montreal's first team roster and added to FC Montreal, ahead of their inaugural season in the USL.[4] He made his debut against Toronto FC II on March 28.

After two seasons with FC Montreal in which he captained the team, Béland-Goyette signed with the first team for a second time in November 2016.[5][6]

International[edit]

Béland-Goyette has represented Canada at the U-18 and U-20 level. He was a part of the U-20 squad that went to the 2014 Milk Cup. He later made the team for the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship and the Canadian U23 national team at the Pan American Games.[7] In May 2016, Beland-Goyette was called to Canada's U23 national team for a pair of friendlies against Guyana and Grenada.[8] He saw action in both matches.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United Soccer Leagues (USL)". pdl.uslsoccer.com. Retrieved 2014-08-04.
  2. ^ "Louis Béland-Goyette joins the first team". impactmontreal.com. Retrieved 2014-09-12.
  3. ^ "Montreal Impact vs. New England Revolution". matchcenter.mlssoccer.com. Retrieved 2014-09-13.
  4. ^ "Louis Béland-Goyette to play with the FC Montreal this season". March 25, 2015.
  5. ^ Montreal Gazette (November 10, 2016). "Pointe-Claire's Louis Béland-Goyette signs MLS contract with Impact".
  6. ^ Sam Stejkal (November 10, 2016). "Montreal Impact sign Louis Béland-Goyette to Homegrown contract for 2017". MLS website.
  7. ^ Rowaan, Dave (January 5, 2014). "Canada names squad for CONCACAF U20 Championships".
  8. ^ Canada Soccer Association. "Canada announces roster for Caribbean tour". Retrieved May 19, 2016.
  9. ^ Canada Soccer Association. "Canada m23 wins again on Caribbean tour". Retrieved May 19, 2016.

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