Marcelo Sarvas

Marcelo Sarvas
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Midfielder
  • Colorado Rapids
  • 5' 10"
  • 155 lbs.
  • 10-16-1981
  • São Paulo, Brazil

Hometown: São Paulo, Brazil
Previous club: LA Galaxy
Citizenship: Brazil
Birth date: October 16, 1981
Acquired: Joined from LA Galaxy on Jan. 15, 2015 for the Rapids' slot (3rd) in the allocation rankings, plus allocation money.

A three-year MLS veteran, he started 80 of 88 appearances in three seasons with the LA Galaxy. He was also a two-time MLS Cup winner (2012 & 2014).

MLS CAREER

2014

  • Recorded 28 appearances (25 starts), scoring three goals and adding 11 assists. A part of the Galaxy's successful MLS Cup-winning team, he scored vital goals in the MLS playoffs, including the only goal in the home leg of the Western Conference final against Seattle Sounders.

2013

  • Sarvas collected four goals and six assists for LA Galaxy. His acrobatic right foot volley against San Jose Earthquakes (6/29) was voted as LA Galaxy’s Goal of the Year. He topped the team with 2,897 minutes, starting in all of his 33 appearances. His contribution to the team was acknowledged by Galaxy fans as he was named the 2013 LA Riot Squad Player of the Year.

2012

  • Sarvas started in 22 games out of his 27 MLS appearances, tallying two goals and two assists. One of which was a powerful drive against Colorado Rapids (9/30) that earned him the AT&T Goal of the Week nomination for week 30.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL

  • Joined the Galaxy from Costa Rica’s LD Aljuelense, where he helped the club reach the Torneo de Invierno final.
  • Began his career in Brazil, but at the age of 23 signed with Karlskrona AIF in Sweden, moving a year later to Swedish club Mjallby AIF, and then to IF Limhamm Brunkeflo.
  • Prior to the 2009-2010 season joined KSP Warszawa in Poland where he stayed one and a half years, scoring two goals.
  • Transferred to Alajuelense on January 17, 2011.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Año Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC Apagado Y R
2015 Colorado Rapids 18 16 1 1409 1 16 5 22 0 1 0
2014 LA Galaxy 28 25 3 2218 11 39 15 57 1 6 0
2013 LA Galaxy 33 33 4 2897 6 53 15 80 1 9 0
2012 LA Galaxy 27 22 2 1951 2 41 11 57 1 5 0
Career Totals 106 96 10 8475 20 149 46 216 3 21 0

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 18 16 1 1409 1 16 5 22 0 1 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs LA Galaxy 5 5 2 459 2 4 2 17 1 2 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 28 25 3 2218 11 39 15 57 1 6 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs LA Galaxy 2 2 0 194 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 33 33 4 2897 6 53 15 80 1 9 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs LA Galaxy 6 2 0 278 0 3 1 9 0 1 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 27 22 2 1951 2 41 11 57 1 5 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, Apagado: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Fecha Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
8/26/2015 HOU @ COL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
8/22/2015 COL @ CHI W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
8/14/2015 COL @ SJ L 0-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
8/8/2015 CLB @ COL L 2-1 Started 83 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
8/1/2015 LA @ COL L 3-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
7/18/2015 COL @ SEA W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0
7/11/2015 RSL @ COL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
7/4/2015 VAN @ COL W 1-2 Started 84 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
6/27/2015 COL @ KC L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0
6/24/2015 COL @ ORL L 0-2 Started 66 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
6/19/2015 DAL @ COL T 1-1 Started 67 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
6/7/2015 COL @ RSL T 0-0 Started 62 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/30/2015 POR @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/27/2015 COL @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/23/2015 VAN @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2015 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/2/2015 COL @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/29/2015 COL @ NYR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2015 DAL @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/18/2015 SEA @ COL L 3-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0
4/10/2015 COL @ DAL W 4-0 Started 90 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0
4/4/2015 NE @ COL L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 3 4 1 0
3/28/2015 COL @ HOU T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 0
3/21/2015 NYC @ COL T 0-0 Subbed On 12 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
3/7/2015 COL @ PHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
10/25/2014 LA @ SEA L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 1 4 1 1 0
10/19/2014 SEA @ LA T 2-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
10/12/2014 LA @ DAL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/4/2014 TOR @ LA W 0-3 Started 90 0 2 2 2 1 2 1 0
9/28/2014 NY @ LA W 0-4 Started 67 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0
9/20/2014 DAL @ LA W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 5 0 1 0
9/14/2014 LA @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 0
9/10/2014 LA @ MTL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
9/5/2014 COL @ LA W 0-6 Started 90 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0
8/31/2014 LA @ CHV W 3-0 Started 74 0 1 2 1 1 3 0 0
8/27/2014 DC @ LA W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
8/23/2014 VAN @ LA W 0-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 4 0 1 0
8/20/2014 LA @ COL W 4-3 Started 90 0 1 3 2 1 2 1 0
8/16/2014 LA @ CLB L 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/8/2014 SJ @ LA T 2-2 Started 80 0 0 3 1 1 2 0 0
8/2/2014 POR @ LA W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 4 1 5 2 1 0
7/28/2014 LA @ SEA W 3-0 Started 90 0 2 1 1 4 4 0 0
7/19/2014 LA @ KC L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
7/16/2014 NE @ LA W 1-5 Subbed On 19 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/12/2014 RSL @ LA W 0-1 Started 90 0 1 1 1 4 4 0 0
7/4/2014 POR @ LA T 2-2 Started 90 1 0 2 1 2 1 0 0
6/28/2014 LA @ SJ W 1-0 Started 85 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
6/8/2014 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Started 78 0 1 4 1 1 2 0 0
6/1/2014 LA @ CHI T 1-1 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 PHI @ LA W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/21/2014 DAL @ LA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 LA @ HOU L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 LA @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
4/12/2014 VAN @ LA W 0-1 Started 79 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/6/2014 LA @ CHV W 3-0 Started 90 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 0
3/22/2014 LA @ RSL T 1-1 Subbed On 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 RSL @ LA L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 4 0 4 2 0 0
10/27/2013 LA @ SEA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 1 1 0
10/20/2013 SJ @ LA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 0
10/16/2013 MTL @ LA W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
10/6/2013 CHV @ LA W 0-5 Started 86 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
9/29/2013 LA @ POR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 0
9/21/2013 SEA @ LA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
9/14/2013 LA @ DC T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 0
9/7/2013 COL @ LA L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 3 2 2 4 0 0
8/31/2013 SJ @ LA W 0-3 Started 90 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 0
8/24/2013 LA @ VAN W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
8/17/2013 RSL @ LA W 2-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/11/2013 LA @ DAL T 3-3 Started 90 0 1 2 0 4 2 0 0
7/27/2013 LA @ COL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 3 1 0 0
7/20/2013 VAN @ LA W 1-2 Started 70 0 0 2 2 3 2 0 0
7/13/2013 LA @ POR L 1-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 3 1 0
7/7/2013 DAL @ LA W 0-2 Started 88 1 0 2 1 3 2 0 0
7/4/2013 CLB @ LA W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
6/29/2013 LA @ SJ L 2-3 Started 90 1 0 6 3 0 0 1 0
6/23/2013 LA @ CHV W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 4 2 0 0
6/19/2013 POR @ LA T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 LA @ RSL L 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
6/2/2013 LA @ NE L 0-5 Started 90 0 0 3 2 4 2 1 0
5/26/2013 SEA @ LA W 0-4 Started 90 0 1 1 0 4 3 0 0
5/19/2013 LA @ NY L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 3 2 0 0
5/15/2013 LA @ PHI W 4-1 Started 90 0 1 0 0 1 7 0 0
5/11/2013 LA @ VAN L 1-3 Started 67 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/5/2013 HOU @ LA L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 4 0 2 2 0 0
4/27/2013 LA @ RSL W 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 KC @ LA W 0-2 Started 90 1 1 1 1 5 2 0 0
4/13/2013 LA @ DAL L 0-1 Started 80 0 0 2 1 6 3 0 0
3/30/2013 LA @ TOR T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 3 0 2 5 1 0
3/23/2013 COL @ LA W 0-1 Started 84 0 0 1 0 7 2 1 0
3/17/2013 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 3 1 1 3 1 0
3/3/2013 CHI @ LA W 0-4 Started 82 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
10/28/2012 SEA @ LA W 0-1 Subbed On 28 0 0 0 0 3 3 1 0
10/21/2012 LA @ SJ T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
10/6/2012 RSL @ LA L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 3 3 0 0
9/30/2012 LA @ COL T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 3 1 3 4 0 0
9/22/2012 TOR @ LA W 2-4 Started 90 0 0 3 0 1 3 0 0
9/14/2012 COL @ LA W 0-2 Started 83 0 2 1 0 3 1 0 0
9/1/2012 VAN @ LA W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
8/26/2012 DAL @ LA W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 0
8/15/2012 LA @ CLB T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 3 0 1 0
8/12/2012 LA @ CHV W 4-0 Started 90 0 0 3 1 3 1 0 0
8/5/2012 LA @ SEA L 0-4 Started 90 0 0 3 0 3 3 0 0
7/28/2012 LA @ DAL W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 7 2 1 0
7/21/2012 CHV @ LA W 1-3 Started 81 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0
7/18/2012 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0
7/14/2012 LA @ POR W 5-3 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
7/8/2012 LA @ CHI W 2-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 4 1 0 0
7/4/2012 PHI @ LA L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 5 0 0
6/30/2012 LA @ SJ L 3-4 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2012 VAN @ LA W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 LA @ RSL W 3-2 Started 63 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
6/17/2012 POR @ LA W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 2 3 0 0
5/26/2012 LA @ HOU L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/23/2012 SJ @ LA L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2012 LA @ CHV L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 3 0 3 3 0 0
5/12/2012 LA @ MTL T 1-1 Subbed On 16 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
5/5/2012 NY @ LA L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/2/2012 LA @ SEA L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 0 6 1 1 0
4/28/2012 DAL @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 LA @ COL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 POR @ LA W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 LA @ KC L 0-1 Subbed On 13 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
3/31/2012 NE @ LA L 3-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/18/2012 DC @ LA W 1-3 Subbed On 14 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 RSL @ LA L 3-1 Started 69 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, Apagado: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves