Michael Harrington (soccer)
Harrington warming up at Livestrong Sporting Park
|Date of birth||January 24, 1986|
|Place of birth||Greenville, North Carolina, United States|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|2001–2003||IMG Soccer Academy|
|2003–2006||North Carolina Tar Heels|
|2004–2006||Raleigh CASL Elite||10||(1)|
|2007–2012||Sporting Kansas City||149||(5)|
|2003||United States U17||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 13, 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 24, 2012
College and amateur
Harrington attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he played on the men's college soccer team from 2003 to 2006. During the collegiate off season, he also played for the Raleigh CASL Elite of the Premier Development League.
After six years with Kansas City, Harrington was traded to Portland Timbers in December 2012 in exchange for allocation money. He was traded to the Colorado Rapids in exchange for allocation money following the 2014 season.
Harrington was a member of the U-17 Residency Program at the Bradenton Academy and while there played for the US at the 2003 FIFA U-17 World Championship in Finland in which the team reached the quarterfinals. Two years later Harrington represented America at the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship in the Netherlands.
Sporting Kansas City
- 2003 FIFA U-17 player statistics
- 2005 FIFA U-20 player statistics
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