Kellyn Acosta

Kellyn Acosta
23
Midfielder
  • FC Dallas
  • 5' 10"
  • 150 lbs.
  • 07-25-1995
  • Plano, TX

Acquired:

Acosta signed a Homegrown contract with FC Dallas on July 12, 2012.

Professional

2013: Enjoyed a breakthrough year, making his first MLS appearance for FC Dallas just 10 days after his 18th birthday, a 3-0 loss to the Seattle Sounders FC in front of 39,360 fans at CenturyLink Field (the match doubled as fellow Texan Clint Dempsey’s announcement of his return to MLS)… Made his professional debut in a friendly match versus Stoke City FC at Toyota Stadium on 7/27… Started nine consecutive MLS matches from 8/11 to 10/5… Surpassed Ruben Luna’s record (663) for minutes played by an FC Dallas Homegrown player… Became first FC Dallas Homegrown player to surpass the 1,000 minute mark on 10/26 versus San Jose… Scored one goal for the FC Dallas Reserves in 517 minutes of action. 2012: In MLS Reserve League action, Acosta logged 90 minutes in a 3-2 loss to the Houston Dynamo Reserves on June 16… The young midfielder netted a goal in the 31st minute of that match. Finished the season with 270 minutes played for the FC Dallas Reserves.

International

2013: Began the year with the U.S. U-18 National Team during a seven-day camp in Fort Lauderdale, Fla… Called up to the U.S. U-20 National Team for the Toulon Tournament in France 5/28 through 6/8… Saw 207 minute of action in the tournament versus Colombia, Congo DR and Korea Republic… Named to the U.S. U-20 roster for the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup on 6/7… Played nine minutes in a 3-1 win against Portugal in a pre-tournament tune-up on 6/14 but did not see time in the three Group Stage matches during the World Cup. 2012: Acosta appeared in the 2012 Lisbon International Tournament under U.S. U-18 head coach Javier Perez. There, Acosta saw 135 minutes of action for the U.S. U-18 squad, which went 0-1-2 against Poland, Slovakia and Portugal.

Youth

2012: Acosta started 27 of the 28 games he played for the FC Dallas U-16 Development Academy team... He scored nine times for the 12-4-8 side, which advanced to U.S. Soccer’s Development Academy Playoffs… Also played up with FC Dallas’ U-18 team eight times, logging a total of 907 minutes… The team went 20-3-1 during the 2011-12 season, was 3-0-0 in U.S.S.D.A. Playoffs and claimed U.S. Soccer’s 2012 U-18 Development Academy championship.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 FC Dallas 5 5 0 412 1 3 0 10 0 1 0
2013 FC Dallas 13 11 0 1004 0 6 0 12 0 2 0
Career Totals 18 16 0 1416 1 9 0 22 0 3 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 5 5 0 412 1 3 0 10 0 1 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 13 11 0 1004 0 6 0 12 0 2 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
4/19/2014 TOR @ DAL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
4/12/2014 SEA @ DAL L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 DAL @ HOU W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 POR @ DAL W 1-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 5 1 1 0
3/22/2014 CHV @ DAL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/15/2014 DAL @ KC T 1-1 Started 61 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
3/8/2014 MTL @ DAL W 2-3 Started 81 0 0 2 0 2 3 0 0
10/26/2013 DAL @ SJ L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
10/19/2013 SEA @ DAL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/12/2013 CHI @ DAL L 3-2 Subbed On 17 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2013 DAL @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
9/29/2013 CLB @ DAL L 4-2 Started 77 0 0 1 0 3 3 1 0
9/22/2013 DAL @ NY L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0
9/14/2013 DAL @ COL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 VAN @ DAL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
8/24/2013 SJ @ DAL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2013 DAL @ CHV W 3-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
8/17/2013 DAL @ POR L 1-2 Started 83 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
8/11/2013 LA @ DAL T 3-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/3/2013 DAL @ SEA L 0-3 Subbed On 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 DAL @ MTL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 RSL @ DAL L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2013 DAL @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2013 CHV @ DAL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 DAL @ PHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 KC @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/15/2013 DAL @ POR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 DAL @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2013 SJ @ DAL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/18/2013 DAL @ SEA L 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 DC @ DAL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 POR @ DAL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2013 DAL @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 VAN @ DAL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 LA @ DAL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2013 DAL @ TOR T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 DAL @ NE W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 RSL @ DAL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2013 HOU @ DAL W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2013 DAL @ CHV L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/2/2013 COL @ DAL 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, 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