|Full name||Shawn Chin|
|Date of birth||May 11, 1989|
|Place of birth||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Fort Lauderdale Strikers|
|2007–2008||Boston College Eagles|
|2009–2010||South Florida Bulls|
|2012||Minnesota Stars FC||5||(0)|
|2013||VSI Tampa Bay||18||(3)|
|2014–||Fort Lauderdale Strikers||4||(0)|
|2008||United States U20||2||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of February 13, 2014.
Chin was born in Miami, Florida. He has Chinese background, his great grandparents came from Guangdong, China, and were Hakka Chinese, Chin is Chen (陈）in Hakka dialect.
Youth and Amateur
Chin grew up in Miami, Florida and attended Felix Varela High School, where he was named Miami Player of the Year in 2007 as his school's leading scorer, before going on to play two years of college soccer at Boston College. While at Boston he was named to the ACC All-Rookie team as a freshman in 2007, before transferring to the University of South Florida prior to his junior year.
Chin turned professional in 2011 when he signed with North American Soccer League side FC Edmonton after participating in the first annual NASL Combine. He made his professional debut on May 4, 2011 in a 2011 Canadian Championship game against Toronto FC, and scored his first professional goal on May 31 in a 4-0 win over FC Tampa Bay.
- FC Edmonton Signs Shawn Chin
- FC Edmonton Defeats FC Tampa Bay 4-0