Omir Fernandez

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Omir Fernandez
Personal information
Full name Omir Guadalupe Fernandez Mosso
Date of birth (1999-02-08) February 8, 1999 (age 20)
Place of birth The Bronx, New York, United States
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
New York Red Bulls
Number 21
Youth career
2011–2016 New York Red Bulls
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Wake Forest Demon Deacons 44 (18)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016 New York Red Bulls II 1 (0)
2018 New York Red Bulls U-23 4 (5)
2019– New York Red Bulls 13 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 July 2019

Omir Guadalupe Fernandez Mosso (born February 8, 1999) is American soccer player who plays for New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer. He had previously played for the New York Red Bulls II in the USL.

Career[edit]

Youth and college[edit]

Fernandez played for the New York Red Bulls Academy and made one appearance for the New York Red Bulls II team in 2016.[1] Fernandez was a three star college recruit by TopDrawer soccer, and the number 26 recruit for the class of 2017 nationwide, and number 2 in New Jersey.[2] He ultimately chose to play for Wake Forest over North Carolina, Virginia, Loyola Maryland, and Columbia. During his freshman year, he was a super-sub playing in 23 matches, but coming off the bench for all matches. He notched six goals and five assists during the 2017 campaign, scoring his first goal against Louisville on September 9, 2017. In his sophomore season, he became a starter playing in 21 matches, and scored 12 goals and 6 assists. During his college years Fernandez also played for the New York Red Bulls U-23 team.[3]

New York Red Bulls[edit]

On January 26, 2019 Fernandez signed his first professional contract with New York Red Bulls.[4] On February 20, 2019, he made his professional and New York Red Bulls debut coming on in the 74th minute for Alex Muyl in 2-0 victory in a 2019 CONCACAF Champions League fixture at Atlético Pantoja. On March 2, 2019, Fernandez made his league debut with the club, appearing as a starter in a 1-1 draw with Columbus Crew on the opening day of the season.[5]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 7 July 2019
Club Season League League Cup US Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
New York Red Bulls II 2016 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
New York Red Bulls U-23 2018 4 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 5
New York Red Bulls 2019 13 2 0 0 1 0 2 1 16 3
Career total 18 7 1 0 1 0 2 1 22 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Omir Fernandez Stats". uslchampionship.com.
  2. ^ "Omir Fernandez Profile". topdrawersoccer.com. Retrieved November 18, 2018.
  3. ^ "Omir Fernandez #19·M". uslleaguetwo.com.
  4. ^ "New York Red Bulls Sign Academy Product Omir Fernandez". newyorkredbulls.com. Retrieved January 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "New York Red Bulls Grab Point in Columbus". newyorkredbulls.com. Retrieved March 2, 2019.

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