Danny Mwanga

Danny Mwanga
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Forward
  • Colorado Rapids
  • 6' 1"
  • 175 lbs.
  • 07-17-1991
  • Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Hometown: Portland, OR
Citizenship: United States
College: Oregon State University
Previous Club: Portland Timbers
Acquired: Acquired by the Rapids from the Portland Timbers on Feb. 28, 2013 in exchange for Colorado's 2015 first round MLS SuperDraft pick.


MLS CAREER

2013

  • Appeared in 13 matches, starting five during the regular season.
  • Started nine of 11 matches played in Reserve League action, scoring three goals.

2012

  • Was acquired by the Portland Timbers on June 6 from the Philadelphia Union in exchange for forward Jorge Perlaza.
  • His second goal against San Jose was nominated for MLS Goal of the Week for Week 29.
  • Prior to joining the Timbers, appeared in nine games for the Union and recorded one assist.

2011

  • Helped the club to its first MLS playoff appearance and started both of Philadelphia’s postseason matches.
  • Named No. 9 on MLSsoccer.com’s 24-Under-24 list of the top young players in the league.
  • Was named to the 18-player roster that participated in a Generation adidas tour to the Netherlands.

2010

  • Drafted No. 1 overall in 2010 MLS SuperDraft by the Philadelphia Union as a member of Generation adidas, becoming the club’s first-ever MLS SuperDraft pick.
  • Finished rookie season with a career-high seven goals and four assists.
  • Made professional debut at the age of 18 on March 25, starting the team’s inaugural game at Seattle Sounders FC.
  • Scored first career goal, a stoppage-time equalizer, May 15 against FC Dallas which won MLS Goal of the Week for Week 8.
  • One of three finalists for the 2010 MLS Rookie of the Year.

COLLEGE

  • Had a standout collegiate career at Oregon State University, where he won Pac-10 Freshman of the Year in 2008 and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 2009, the first OSU player to win the award.
  • As a sophomore in 2009, scored a conference-best 14 goals and led the Pac-10 in multiple statistical categories, including game-winning goals (5) and goals per game (0.78).
  • Named NSCAA Second Team All-American and was a finalist for the prestigious MAC Hermann Trophy.
  • In total, compiled 18 goals and two assists in 29 collegiate matches for the Beavers.

YOUTH/CLUB

  • Played his prep soccer at Jefferson High School in North Portland, where he scored 53 goals in nine games during one season.
  • Was named to the All-Star adidas ESP team in 2007.
  • At the club level, played for adidas Timbers Alliance club Westside Timbers helping the club to a pair of state titles.
  • Also played with Real Salt Lake U-18 in World Youth Championships in Spain.

PERSONAL

  • Born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • During the Congolese civil war, Mwanga’s father was killed and his mother moved to the United States, leaving Danny and his siblings behind with their grandmother. Mwanga moved to the U.S. in 2006, reuniting with his mother and sister in Portland, Ore.
  • Became a U.S. citizen on June 24, 2013.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Colorado Rapids 5 2 0 148 0 3 0 2 1 0 0
2013 Colorado Rapids 13 5 0 556 1 9 4 6 0 0 0
2012 Portland Timbers 18 7 3 740 0 13 5 12 6 0 0
2012 Philadelphia Union 9 5 0 458 1 5 2 4 2 0 0
2011 Philadelphia Union 28 13 5 1535 4 37 20 28 9 4 0
2010 Philadelphia Union 24 17 7 1461 4 27 14 16 6 0 0
Career Totals 97 49 15 4898 10 94 45 68 24 4 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 5 2 0 148 0 3 0 2 1 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 13 5 0 556 1 9 4 6 0 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 18 7 3 740 0 13 5 12 6 0 0
MLS Regular Season Philadelphia Union 9 5 0 458 1 5 2 4 2 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Philadelphia Union 2 2 0 142 0 5 1 0 1 0 0
MLS Regular Season Philadelphia Union 28 13 5 1535 4 37 20 28 9 4 0

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Philadelphia Union 24 17 7 1461 4 27 14 16 6 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, OFF: 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

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 VAN @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 COL @ DAL L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2014 CHI @ COL T 0-0 Started 59 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
6/1/2014 HOU @ COL W 0-3 Subbed On 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2014 MTL @ COL W 1-4 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/17/2014 COL @ RSL L 1-2 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/11/2014 CHV @ COL L 3-1 Started 74 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
5/7/2014 COL @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 LA @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 COL @ SEA L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SJ @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2013 COL @ VAN L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2013 VAN @ COL W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2013 COL @ SJ L 0-1 Subbed On 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2013 SEA @ COL W 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/20/2013 COL @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2013 DAL @ COL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 COL @ LA W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2013 COL @ KC L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 VAN @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2013 COL @ CHV T 1-1 Subbed On 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2013 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Subbed On 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 LA @ COL W 0-2 Subbed On 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 COL @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/17/2013 NE @ COL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2013 DC @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2013 NY @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 COL @ MTL W 4-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2013 COL @ POR L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/19/2013 COL @ CHI L 1-2 Subbed On 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/15/2013 SJ @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 DAL @ COL T 2-2 Subbed On 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/25/2013 CHV @ COL W 0-2 Subbed On 17 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
5/18/2013 COL @ SJ T 1-1 Started 73 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0
5/11/2013 COL @ CLB W 2-0 Started 64 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2013 TOR @ COL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 4 0 0
4/28/2013 COL @ HOU T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 2 1 2 0 0
4/20/2013 SEA @ COL L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 COL @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2013 RSL @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 POR @ COL T 2-2 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 COL @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 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 SJ @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
10/21/2012 POR @ VAN W 1-0 Subbed On 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/7/2012 POR @ SEA L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 DC @ POR T 1-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 POR @ RSL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/19/2012 POR @ SJ T 2-2 Started 85 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
9/15/2012 SEA @ POR T 1-1 Subbed On 18 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
9/5/2012 POR @ COL L 0-3 Subbed On 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2012 COL @ POR W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 VAN @ POR W 1-2 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/19/2012 POR @ NY L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/15/2012 POR @ TOR T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/5/2012 DAL @ POR T 1-1 Subbed On 29 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 CHV @ POR L 1-0 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/21/2012 POR @ DAL L 0-5 Started 57 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
7/18/2012 POR @ CHV L 0-1 Subbed On 13 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
7/14/2012 LA @ POR L 5-3 Subbed On 21 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
7/7/2012 POR @ RSL L 0-3 Started 68 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
7/3/2012 SJ @ POR W 1-2 Started 90 1 0 2 1 2 2 0 0
6/30/2012 POR @ COL L 0-3 Subbed On 30 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
6/24/2012 SEA @ POR W 1-2 Subbed On 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/17/2012 POR @ LA L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
5/26/2012 PHI @ TOR L 0-1 Started 83 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
5/19/2012 PHI @ DAL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0
5/13/2012 NY @ PHI L 3-2 Started 67 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
5/5/2012 PHI @ SEA L 0-1 Subbed On 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2012 SJ @ PHI L 2-1 Subbed On 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 PHI @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 CLB @ PHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 VAN @ PHI T 0-0 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2012 PHI @ CHI L 0-1 Started 65 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/18/2012 COL @ PHI L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
3/12/2012 PHI @ POR L 1-3 Subbed On 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2011 PHI @ NY L 0-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
10/15/2011 TOR @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/8/2011 PHI @ SEA W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2011 PHI @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2011 DC @ PHI W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/23/2011 PHI @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 CLB @ PHI W 0-1 Subbed On 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2011 POR @ PHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 3 3 1 0 0
9/7/2011 NE @ PHI T 4-4 Subbed On 45 0 1 2 1 3 1 0 0
9/3/2011 PHI @ RSL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
8/20/2011 PHI @ CLB L 1-2 Started 60 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
8/13/2011 DAL @ PHI T 2-2 Subbed On 28 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
8/6/2011 HOU @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
8/3/2011 PHI @ CHI T 1-1 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/29/2011 COL @ PHI L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 5 0 2 1 0 0
7/17/2011 PHI @ NE W 3-0 Subbed On 27 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
7/9/2011 PHI @ SJ T 0-0 Started 79 0 0 4 2 1 1 0 0
7/2/2011 PHI @ DC T 2-2 Started 71 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
6/25/2011 CHV @ PHI W 2-3 Subbed On 45 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
6/22/2011 KC @ PHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 PHI @ VAN L 0-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
6/11/2011 RSL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
6/4/2011 PHI @ COL T 1-1 Subbed On 31 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
5/28/2011 PHI @ TOR W 6-2 Started 90 2 1 4 4 0 0 0 0
5/21/2011 CHI @ PHI W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2011 PHI @ DAL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 0
5/11/2011 LA @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 45 1 0 3 1 1 3 1 0
5/6/2011 PHI @ POR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 SJ @ PHI W 0-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/16/2011 SEA @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/9/2011 NY @ PHI W 0-1 Subbed On 31 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0
4/2/2011 PHI @ LA L 0-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
3/26/2011 VAN @ PHI W 0-1 Started 83 0 0 1 1 3 4 1 0
3/19/2011 PHI @ HOU W 1-0 Subbed On 31 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10/24/2010 PHI @ CLB L 1-3 Started 45 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
10/16/2010 NY @ PHI W 1-2 Started 83 0 0 2 1 2 1 0 0
10/7/2010 LA @ PHI L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0
10/2/2010 HOU @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2010 PHI @ COL L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 CHV @ PHI W 0-3 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2010 PHI @ SJ L 0-1 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/11/2010 CHI @ PHI W 0-1 Started 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 KC @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 3 1 3 2 0 0
8/28/2010 PHI @ NE W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
8/22/2010 PHI @ DC L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
8/14/2010 COL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 3 2 0 2 0 0
8/11/2010 RSL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 2 1 0 3 0 0
8/8/2010 PHI @ DAL L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/5/2010 CLB @ PHI L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/31/2010 NE @ PHI T 1-1 Started 56 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/17/2010 TOR @ PHI W 1-2 Started 82 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 SJ @ PHI L 2-1 Started 90 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 0
7/3/2010 PHI @ CHV T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
6/27/2010 SEA @ PHI W 1-3 Started 87 1 0 4 3 0 1 0 0
6/10/2010 PHI @ KC L 0-2 Started 43 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6/5/2010 PHI @ CHI L 1-2 Subbed On 45 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
5/29/2010 PHI @ HOU W 3-2 Subbed On 36 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0
5/15/2010 DAL @ PHI T 1-1 Subbed On 9 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
5/8/2010 PHI @ RSL L 0-3 Subbed On 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/1/2010 PHI @ LA L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2010 PHI @ NY L 1-2 Subbed On 30 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/15/2010 PHI @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2010 DC @ PHI W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/25/2010 PHI @ SEA L 0-2 Started 45 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, OFF: 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