Mekeil Williams

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Mekeil Williams
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Williams playing for Trinidad and Tobago
Personal information
Full name Mekeil Andy Williams[1]
Date of birth (1990-07-24) 24 July 1990 (age 28)
Place of birth Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Oklahoma City Energy
Number 55
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009 Ma Pau
2011–2012 W Connection
2012Pogoń Szczecin (loan) 9 (1)
2012–2013 FC Fyn 8 (0)
2013–2015 W Connection
2015–2016 Antigua GFC 18 (0)
2016–2017 Colorado Rapids 38 (0)
2018 Richmond Kickers 27 (0)
2019– Oklahoma City Energy 2 (0)
National team
2012– Trinidad and Tobago 20 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 08:47, 18 March 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:13, 25 March 2018 (UTC)

Mekeil Andy Williams (born 24 July 1990) is a Trinidadian international footballer who plays for Oklahoma City Energy FC in the USL Championship, as a defender.[2]

Club career[edit]

Born in Port of Spain, Williams spent his early career with Ma Pau and W Connection.[3] In February 2012 he joined Polish club Pogoń Szczecin on a five-month loan deal.[4][5] He moved to Danish club FC Fyn in August 2012 on a free transfer.[6] After returning to Trinidad to play with W Connection, he signed a two-year contract with Guatemalan club Antigua GFC in June 2015.[1]

Williams signed for Major League Soccer side Colorado Rapids on 4 February 2016.[7]

Williams signed for USL side Richmond Kickers for the 2018 season on 16 February 2018.[8]

He signed for Oklahoma City Energy for the 2019 season.[9]

International career[edit]

He made his senior international debut for Trinidad and Tobago in 2012, scoring on his debut.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Trinitario Mekeil Williams jugará en Antigua" (in Spanish). Antigua Esportiva. 9 June 2015. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  2. ^ Mekeil Williams at Soccerway. Retrieved 11 August 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Mekeil Williams". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 11 August 2015.
  4. ^ "Defender Mekeil Williams joins Polish First Division club Pogon Szczecin". TT Pro League. 22 February 2012. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  5. ^ Mekeil Williams at 90minut.pl (in Polish)
  6. ^ "Mekeil Williams moves to Denmark". Trinidad Express. 4 September 2012. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  7. ^ "Colorado Rapids sign Trinidad & Tobago international defender Mekeil Williams". Colorado Rapids. 4 February 2016. Retrieved 18 December 2017.
  8. ^ "KICKERS SIGN MEKEIL WILLIAMS". richmondkickers.com. Richmond Kickers. 16 February 2018. Retrieved 26 February 2018.
  9. ^ "Energy FC Sign Trinidad and Tobago Defender Mekeil Williams". oursportscentral.com. 8 January 2019. Retrieved 9 May 2019.