Andrew Boyens

Andrew Boyens
29
Defender
  • 6' 4"
  • 180 lbs.
  • 09-18-1983
  • Dunedin, New Zealand

Overview

Chivas USA signed Andrew Boyens on February 9, 2011, on the same day as his teammate with the New Zealand National Team, Simon Elliott. The big defender had previously spent four seasons in MLS, starting with Toronto FC in 2008, where he made 23 appearances (21 starts), scoring one goal. Joining the New York Red Bulls in 2008, the 27-year-old made 33 regular season appearances (30 starts) for the club, as well as playing two matches in the Red Bulls’ run to the MLS Cup final in 2008.

A veteran of Dunedin, New Zealand, Boyens made his debut for the New Zealand National Team in 2006 and has played 16 games for the team, and was part of the All-Whites squad at the 2010 FIFA World Cup. From 2004-2006, Boyens attended the University of New Mexico, where he was named a first team All-American in 2006.

Professional:

2009: Boyens started and played in 13 games this season. Missed five matches over the course of the season due to international duty with New Zealand, including four games in the FIFA Confederations Cup.

2008: After joining New York, he made his Red Bulls debut in a 1-1 tie against Kansas City on May 17. Played in 19 games for the Red Bulls, starting in 16. Missed match on Sept. 6 at Chicago due to international duty. Was suspended for Oct. 4 match against Toronto FC due to yellow card accumulation. Started in two playoff games but sustained broken forearm in 3-0 win over Houston on Nov. 9.

2007: Drafted in the first round (10th overall) by Toronto FC in the 2007 MLS SuperDraft. Played in 23 games, 21 of them as a starter and logged 1,825 minutes, ranking him fifth on the team. Recorded a seasonhigh three point game on June 2 vs. Colorado scoring his first MLS goal and assisting on another. Missed one game on Aug. 5 vs. Los Angeles due to the effects of a concussion.

International:
Has 12 caps for New Zealand. Made his national team debut Aug. 15, 2006 in a friendly against FC Sevilla. His first start for the national team came in a 2-2 draw with Wales on May 26, 2007. Played for the New Zealand U-23 team in 2003. Competed in the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup, starting against top teams including Spain and Italy.

Collegiate/Club:
Played three seasons at the University of New Mexico, and was twice named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Player of the Year (2004, 2006). Tallied 11 goals and six assists while playing for the Lobos. A three-time First Team All-MPSF
and NSCAA All-Far West Region honoree, he led New Mexico to its most successful three year run in program history. In 2004 was part of a squad that posted a 17-1-2 record, winning the MPSF title as well as a trip to the NCAA Sweet 16. One season later, Boyens was named to the NCAA College Cup All-Tournament Team after guiding the Lobos to the NCAA Championship Game with a record of 18-2-3. Helped New Mexico to a third straight MPSF title in 2006, and was named a First Team All American and a Hermann Trophy Semifinalist. Played for Dunedin Technical and was named Southern Trust National League Player of the Year in 2003.

Personal:
Andrew is the son of John and Elsie Boyens. Has two younger brothers, Michael and Richard. Majored in university studies. His favorite player is Steven Gerrard and his favorite team is Liverpool. Lists his family as among his greatest influences. Enjoys surfing. Married to wife Claire.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Año Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC Apagado Y R
2012 LA Galaxy 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
2011 Chivas USA 12 10 1 909 0 7 4 12 0 1 1
2010 New York Red Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 New York Red Bulls 14 14 0 1114 0 4 2 16 0 3 0
2008 New York Red Bulls 19 16 0 1506 0 5 0 31 0 6 0
2008 Toronto FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 Toronto FC 23 21 1 1825 1 4 2 33 0 4 2
Career Totals 70 63 2 5534 1 20 8 93 0 14 3

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs LA Galaxy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season LA Galaxy 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 12 10 1 909 0 7 4 12 0 1 1

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs New York Red Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2009 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 14 14 0 1114 0 4 2 16 0 3 0

2008 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs New York Red Bulls 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 19 16 0 1506 0 5 0 31 0 6 0
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2007 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 23 21 1 1825 1 4 2 33 0 4 2
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
10/28/2012 SEA @ LA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/21/2012 LA @ SJ T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2012 RSL @ LA L 2-1 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
9/22/2012 TOR @ LA W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2012 COL @ LA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/1/2012 VAN @ LA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/26/2012 DAL @ LA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/15/2012 LA @ CLB T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/12/2012 LA @ CHV W 4-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/5/2012 LA @ SEA L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 LA @ DAL W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/21/2012 CHV @ LA W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2012 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/14/2012 LA @ POR W 5-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/8/2012 LA @ CHI W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 PHI @ LA L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 LA @ SJ L 3-4 Unused Sub 0 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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/17/2012 POR @ LA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/12/2012 LA @ MTL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 NE @ LA L 3-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
3/18/2012 DC @ LA W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 RSL @ LA L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 SEA @ CHV L 3-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
10/16/2011 CHV @ LA L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 0
10/2/2011 PHI @ CHV T 1-1 Started 74 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 TOR @ CHV W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2011 CHV @ DC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 CHV @ CHI L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2011 DC @ CHV L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 RSL @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2011 CHV @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 CHV @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 CHV @ SEA T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/6/2011 CHV @ NE W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2011 CHV @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2011 HOU @ CHV W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 NY @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/9/2011 CHV @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 SJ @ CHV W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2011 CHI @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/25/2011 CHV @ PHI L 2-3 Subbed On 45 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 DAL @ CHV L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 CHV @ HOU L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 POR @ CHV W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2011 VAN @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 CHV @ CLB T 3-3 Started 90 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
5/21/2011 LA @ CHV L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2011 CHV @ NY W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2011 CHV @ RSL L 0-1 Started 25 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 1
4/30/2011 NE @ CHV W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
4/23/2011 CHV @ SJ W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/16/2011 CHV @ VAN T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/9/2011 CLB @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/2/2011 CHV @ TOR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
3/26/2011 COL @ CHV L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 KC @ CHV L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/21/2010 NE @ NY W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/16/2010 NY @ PHI L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2010 RSL @ NY T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2010 KC @ NY W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2010 NY @ LA W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/16/2010 NY @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/11/2010 COL @ NY W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 NY @ RSL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/28/2010 SJ @ NY W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 NY @ TOR W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/14/2010 LA @ NY L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2010 TOR @ NY W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/8/2010 NY @ CHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2010 NY @ HOU T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/17/2010 NY @ CLB L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 DC @ NY T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2010 NY @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/26/2010 NY @ KC W 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/5/2010 CHV @ NY W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/2/2010 HOU @ NY W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 NY @ NE L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/20/2010 CLB @ NY L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2010 SEA @ NY L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2010 NY @ SJ L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/1/2010 NY @ DC W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2010 PHI @ NY W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/17/2010 DAL @ NY W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2010 NY @ CHV L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/3/2010 NY @ SEA W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/27/2010 CHI @ NY W 0-1 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