Matthew Uy

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Matthew Uy
Personal information
Full name Matthew Christopher Celano Uy
Date of birth (1990-03-22) March 22, 1990 (age 33)
Place of birth New Hyde Park, New York, United States
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
2006–2007 IMG Soccer Academy
2007–2010 Fairfield Stags
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010 Westchester Flames 6 (0)
2011 Long Island Rough Riders 7 (0)
2012–2013 Global FC 3 (1)
2013 Loyola 4 (0)
2013 Team Socceroo
International career
2006–2007 United States U17 5 (0)
2012 Philippines 4 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of May 9, 2013
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of October 12, 2012

Matthew Christopher Celano Uy (born March 22, 1990) is a footballer who last played for Filipino side Team Socceroo in the United Football League. Born in the United States, he has represented the Philippines national team.

Early life[edit]

Uy was born in the United States to a Filipino father and an Italian mother. He represented NYC Italy in the 2012 Cosmos Copa and is a full international for the Philippines national team.[1]


In the late days of March, he was waived by the Global of the United Football League in the transfer window.[2] He was then immediately signed by the Loyola Meralco Sparks. He made his debut for the Sparks on April 9, 2013 coming in as a substitute for Jeong Byeong-Yeol in the 72nd minute against the Stallion Sta. Lucia.[3]


  1. ^ "Cosmos Copa: Group Stage Recap (Group A: NYC Colombia 1-0 NYC Italy)". New York Cosmos. 16 July 2013. Retrieved 21 June 2013.
  2. ^ "New signings excite Reid". Global Football Club. 1 April 2013. Retrieved 21 June 2013.
  3. ^ "Stallions claim top spot with win over Loyola Meralco". GMA News Online. Global Media Arts Network Inc. 9 April 2013. Retrieved 21 June 2013.

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