Patrick Otte

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Patrick Otte
Personal information
Full name Patrick Otte
Date of birth (1991-10-22) October 22, 1991 (age 24)
Place of birth Hilversum, Netherlands
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Playing position Defender, Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Jacksonville Armada
Number 29
Youth career
2007–2008 IMG Academy
2008–2010 Middlesbrough
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Fort Lauderdale Strikers 12 (1)
2013 Ventura County Fusion 4 (0)
2016– Jacksonville Armada 0 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of March 16, 2016.

† Appearances (goals)

Patrick Otte (born October 22, 1991 in Hilversum, Netherlands) is a Dutch footballer who plays for Jacksonville Armada FC in the North American Soccer League.

Career[edit]

Youth[edit]

Otte moved with his family to California at a young age and attended IMG Academy for 2 years before joining the academy of storied English side Middlesbrough for 3 years.

Professional[edit]

Otte signed his first professional contract in 2011 when he signed with the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the North American Soccer League.[1] He made his professional debut on April 9, in a game against FC Edmonton,[2] and scored his first professional goal on May 11 in a 4-2 loss to the Carolina RailHawks.[3] After a promising start to the season, Otte injured his ACL in June and was ruled out for the duration of the season. In December 2011, the Strikers announced that Otte's option had been picked up and he would be returning for a second season with the club.[4]

On April 14, 2012 in a match against the Minnesota Stars, Otte made his first competitive appearance for the Strikers in nearly a year, coming off of the bench for Leopoldo Morales in the 73rd minute.[5]

On February 5, 2013, Otte played for the Leeds United development squad v Wigan Athletic as part of a trial period with the Yorkshire club.[6]

Otte signed with the Jacksonville Armada FC of the North American Soccer League[7] on February 12, 2016 and made his first start for the club in a preseason match against MLS side New York Red Bulls on February 27, 2016.

Surname[edit]

Otte's last name is often mispronounced. The correct pronunciation is "otter," like the animal.[8]

References[edit]

External links[edit]