Taurean Manders

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Taurean Manders
Personal information
Full name Taurean Andre Manders
Date of birth (1986-07-09) July 9, 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Hamilton, Bermuda
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Playing position Midfielder, Defender
Club information
Current team
Whitchurch United
Youth career
North Village Rams
2005–2008 Iona Gaels
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Bradenton Academics 38 (1)
2011 Capital City 24 (0)
2012 York Region Shooters 17 (3)
2013 Antigua Barracuda 21 (0)
2014 Bashley
2014 Sholing
2015– Whitchurch United
National team
2003– Bermuda 14 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 February 2012.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 November 2011

Taurean Andre Manders (born 9 July 1986 in Hamilton) is a Bermudian footballer who currently plays for English club Whitchurch United.

Club career[edit]

Manders came through at local side North Village Rams before joining US college soccer team Iona Gaels for whom he played four years.[1] He later moved on to the American IMG Soccer Academy in Bradenton.

In May 2011, he joined Capital City F.C. in the Canadian Soccer League. [2][3]The following season in May 2012 he transferred over to York Region Shooters.[4]

In February 2014 he joined English side Bashley [5] but left at the end of the season to join Sholing.[6]

International career[edit]

Manders made his debut for the Bermudian national team in a December 2003 friendly match against Barbados and has, as of November 2015, earned a total of 14 caps scoring 1 goal. He has played in 6 FIFA World Cup qualification matches.[7]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Bermuda's goal tally first.
N. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition Refs
1. 11 September 2012 Stade Sylvio Cator, Port-au-Prince, Haiti  Saint Martin 5–0 8–0 2012 Caribbean Cup qualification Report

Personal life[edit]

He is the son of ex-Bermuda national team cricketer Andre Manders.


  1. ^ Player profile - IC Gaels
  2. ^ Manders signs pro football contract - Bermuda Sun
  3. ^ Manders signs pro deal - Royal Gazette
  4. ^ "Pro Team | York Region Shooters". 2012-07-11. Archived from the original on 2012-07-11. Retrieved 2016-12-14. 
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ Manders set for new test - Royal Gazette
  7. ^ Taurean MandersFIFA competition record

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