Chris Klute

Chris Klute
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Defender
  • Colorado Rapids
  • 6' 1"
  • 172 lbs.
  • 03-05-1990
  • Grand Prairie, TX

Hometown: Grand Prairie, TX
Citizenship: USA
College: Clayton State (GA)
Previous Club: Atlanta Silverbacks (NASL)
Acquired: Acquired by the Rapids on a one-year loan from the Atlanta Silverbacks on Sept. 14, 2012, and then signed to a permanent contract on July 11, 2013.

MLS CAREER

2013

  • Trained with Everton for ten days in December.
  • Earning a starting role at left back after an injury to Diego Calderón on March 23 moved him into the lineup, starting all remaining Rapids matches. Contributed seven assists, the most on the team.
  • Voted Rapids defensive Player of the Year by teammates and technical staff and was named by several media outlets as one of the top defenders in MLS. Finished just out of the top three voting among defenders for MLS Best XI.

2012

  • Made MLS debut playing 90 minutes in the 2-0 victory over Houston Dynamo on Oct. 27.
  • Trained with Derby County FC from December 3-12.

NATIONAL TEAM

  • Earned his first call up to the senior U.S. Men’s National Team for training camp in January of 2014.
  • Helped the U-17 team qualify for the 2007 FIFA World Cup in South Korea, making seven total appearances that year and scoring one goal.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL

  • Began his professional career with the Atlanta Silverbacks of the North American Soccer League, signing to the first team on June 21, 2012. Played in all 12 matches, starting 11, for the Silverbacks before signing with the Rapids on loan on Sept. 14.
  • Played for the Atlanta Silverbacks Reserves (NPSL) for two seasons before signing a contract with the pro side.


COLLEGE

  • Spent one season at Furman University before transferring to Clayton State University where he played every minute of the Lakers’ 18-game season in 2011.
  • Named to the Daktronics 2011 NCAA Division II All-Southeast Region team.

YOUTH/CLUB

  • Attended IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
  • Member of the Dallas Texans youth soccer club.
  • A 2007 NSCAA/adidas Youth All-American

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Año Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC Apagado Y R
2014 Colorado Rapids 25 24 0 2132 1 6 2 20 1 1 0
2013 Colorado Rapids 31 30 0 2696 7 5 2 26 3 2 0
2012 Colorado Rapids 1 1 0 90 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Career Totals 57 55 0 4918 8 12 5 47 4 3 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 25 24 0 2132 1 6 2 20 1 1 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 1 1 0 90 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 31 30 0 2696 7 5 2 26 3 2 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 1 1 0 90 0 1 1 1 0 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

Regular Season Game Log

Fecha Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
10/25/2014 COL @ VAN L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
10/18/2014 DAL @ COL L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/11/2014 COL @ CHV L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2014 SEA @ COL L 4-1 Started 74 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/27/2014 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/19/2014 COL @ RSL L 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/13/2014 POR @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/5/2014 COL @ LA L 0-6 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/30/2014 COL @ SEA L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2014 LA @ COL L 4-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2014 COL @ DC L 2-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0
8/9/2014 COL @ DAL L 1-3 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 RSL @ COL L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
7/30/2014 COL @ NE L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7/25/2014 CHV @ COL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/18/2014 COL @ POR L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
7/12/2014 COL @ PHI T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2014 CLB @ COL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 VAN @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
6/7/2014 COL @ DAL L 2-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2014 CHI @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2014 HOU @ COL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2014 MTL @ COL W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 COL @ RSL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
5/11/2014 CHV @ COL L 3-1 Subbed On 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 COL @ SJ T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 COL @ SEA L 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SJ @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
4/12/2014 COL @ TOR W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 COL @ VAN W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 KC @ COL L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 POR @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 COL @ NY T 1-1 Started 52 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/27/2013 COL @ VAN L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
10/19/2013 VAN @ COL W 2-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/9/2013 COL @ SJ L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
10/5/2013 SEA @ COL W 1-5 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/20/2013 COL @ POR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/14/2013 DAL @ COL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
9/7/2013 COL @ LA W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2013 COL @ KC L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 VAN @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/11/2013 COL @ CHV T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/3/2013 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/27/2013 LA @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 COL @ SEA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/17/2013 NE @ COL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
7/7/2013 DC @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2013 NY @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
6/29/2013 COL @ MTL W 4-3 Started 90 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
6/23/2013 COL @ POR L 0-3 Started 60 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
6/19/2013 COL @ CHI L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
6/15/2013 SJ @ COL L 2-1 Started 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 DAL @ COL T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2013 CHV @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
5/18/2013 COL @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
5/11/2013 COL @ CLB W 2-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2013 TOR @ COL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2013 COL @ HOU T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 SEA @ COL L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 COL @ CHV W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
4/6/2013 RSL @ COL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
3/30/2013 POR @ COL T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
3/23/2013 COL @ LA L 0-1 Subbed On 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2013 COL @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2013 PHI @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/2/2013 COL @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2012 HOU @ COL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
10/20/2012 COL @ CHV W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2012 SJ @ COL L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/30/2012 LA @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/23/2012 COL @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2012 COL @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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