Tony Rocha

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Tony Rocha
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Rocha playing for Orlando City B in 2017
Personal information
Full name Antonio Rocha
Date of birth (1993-08-21) August 21, 1993 (age 24)
Place of birth Spring, Texas, United States
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Orlando City
Number 8
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2014 Tulsa Golden Hurricane 76 (7)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 Austin Aztex 7 (3)
2014 Tulsa Athletic 4 (2)
2015 Austin Aztex 25 (1)
2016 Orlando City B 19 (1)
2016– Orlando City 16 (0)
2017Orlando City B (loan) 14 (0)
2018Saint Louis FC (loan) 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 13, 2018

Antonio Rocha (born August 21, 1993) is an American soccer player currently playing for Orlando City in Major League Soccer.

Career[edit]

College[edit]

Rocha played college soccer at the University of Tulsa from 2011 to 2014. For the 2011 season, Rocha was named as the Conference USA Men's Soccer Freshman of the Year.[1] He was selected to the All-Conference USA Third-Team in 2011, 2012, and 2013.[1][2][3] Rocha was named to the All-Tournament Team for the 2014 American Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Tournament.[4]

Professional[edit]

Rocha was selected by Sporting Kansas City in the fourth round of the 2015 MLS SuperDraft.[5]

On March 9, 2015, Rocha signed with Austin Aztex for the 2015 USL season.[6]

On October 15, 2015, Rocha, Mikey Ambrose, and Kyle Callan-McFadden were announced as the first players to sign with Orlando City B.[7]

Rocha signed a short-term agreement with Orlando City on June 15, 2016 for a 2016 U.S. Open Cup match.[8]

On August 3, 2016, Orlando City acquired Rocha's MLS rights from Sporting Kansas City in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2018 MLS SuperDraft.[9] Orlando City signed Rocha to an MLS contract on August 4.

Rocha was loaned to Saint Louis FC on April 6, 2018.[10]

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