Ray Burse

Ray Burse
34
  • 6' 1"
  • 195 lbs.
  • 10-02-1984
  • Frankfort, KY

Burse attended St. Xavier High School in Louisville, Kentucky, and played college soccer at The Ohio State University. His 162 career saves and 1.11 goals-against average has left him as one of OSU's best goalkeepers to date. In high school Burse was named an All-American playing as a forward.

In 2005 Burse also played for Chicago Fire Premier in the USL Premier Development League, finishing the year with an impressive 0.68 goals-against average.

Professional

Burse was drafted in the third round of the 2006 MLS Superdraft and played on the F.C. Dallas reserve squad. During the 2006 season for FC Dallas, Burse made no first team starts, but was regular on the reserve squad. Burse made his professional debut in Dallas' 1-1 draw with C.D. Guadalajara in the opening match of the SuperLiga on July 24, 2007. He made his first MLS league appearance in a 1-0 win against Colorado Rapids on August 4, 2007. In 2008 he was loaned out to the Portland Timbers of the USL First Division. He returned to Dallas on June 4, 2008 after starting in ten games and recording six clean sheets.[1] He made his first of two starts on June 1, 2008 in a 2-1 loss against the Colorado Rapids. Ray served as the backup goalie in 20 regular season games for FC Dallas during the 2008 MLS regular season.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Año Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
2009 FC Dallas 17 16 1503 1 62 27 2 2 4 8 5
2008 FC Dallas 2 2 180 0 12 4 1 1 0 2 0
2007 FC Dallas 6 6 540 2 23 6 1 1 3 2 1
2006 FC Dallas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 25 24 2223 3 97 37 4 4 7 12 6

2009 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 17 16 1503 1 62 27 2 2 4 8 5

2008 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 2 2 180 0 12 4 1 1 0 2 0

2007 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 6 6 540 2 23 6 1 1 3 2 1
MLS Playoffs FC Dallas 1 0 95 0 5 4 0 0 0 1 0

2006 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Playoffs FC Dallas 0 0 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

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