Shawn Barry

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Shawn Barry
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Personal information
Full name Shawn Maurice Barry
Date of birth (1990-04-23) April 23, 1990 (age 28)
Place of birth Miramar, Florida, United States
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Real Salt Lake
Number 26
Youth career
2008–2009 Virginia Cavaliers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010 Fort Lauderdale Schulz Academy 3 (0)
2010–2012 LASK Linz Juniors 31 (4)
2011–2015 LASK Linz 86 (8)
2015–2017 FSV Frankfurt 56 (2)
2017 Korona Kielce 5 (0)
2018– Real Salt Lake 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of January 17, 2018

Shawn Maurice Barry (born April 23, 1990) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Real Salt Lake in Major League Soccer.

Youth and college[edit]

Barry spent four consecutive seasons at Boca Raton Juniors SC, where he won a Florida State Cup and lost once in the final. Barry also helped Boca Raton Juniors make it to the final of the Tampa Sun Bowl and the Score at the Shore College Showcase. As a U19 player he led the Palm Beach Kicks to a Florida State Cup runner's up medal. Barry spent two years of his college career at the University of Virginia. In 2008, Barry was one of five Cavalier players who appeared in all 21 matches and named to the ACC All-Freshmen Team. In 2009, Barry made 24 appearances for Virginia and finished with two assists.


Barry made three appearances in the USL Premier Developmental League for Fort Lauderdale Schulz Academy in the summer of 2010. Barry joined LASK Linz on July 2010. He made his full debut on May 22, 2011 in a 1–0 loss to Wacker Innsbruck. After winning the three league championships in Austria in five years, 2015 saw Barry move to Germany's 2nd division as he signed for FSV Frankfurt. [1]

On July 8, 2017, he signed a contract with Korona Kielce.[2]

He was released during the winter break and returned to his native United States with Real Salt Lake ahead of the 2018 Major League Soccer season.[3]


  1. ^ Wacker Innsbruck vs. LASK Linz 1 - 0
  2. ^ "Nowi zawodnicy w Koronie" (in Polish). 90minut. July 8, 2017. Retrieved July 8, 2017. 
  3. ^ "RSL signs defender Shawn Barry". MLS. January 17, 2018. Retrieved February 25, 2018. 

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