Nana Attakora

Nana Attakora
4
Defender
  • D.C. United
  • 6' 1"
  • 185 lbs.
  • 03-27-1989
  • North York, ON

MLS EXPERIENCE

2013: Attakora returned to Major League Soccer in February of 2013 signing with the San Jose Earthquakes. He made his first start on 3/23 against Seattle, where he played 90 minutes in a 1-0 win. He played in 8 games (7 starts) and played 657 minutes for San Jose while recording one assist.

2010: Appeared in 25 games, 24 as a starter and logged 2,108 minutes. He scored one goal on the season on 8/7 against Chivas. In CONCACAF Champions League, Attakora played in all six group matches and score the game-winning goal against Arabe Unido on 10/19 at BMO Field. He played 19 minutes in his first senior international CAP with the Canadian National Team on 1/31 against Jamaica.

2009: He appeared in 20 games, 19 as a starter and played 1,652 minutes. He scored his first game-winning MLS goal on 9/12 against Colorado in a 3-2 victory, and was named the Man of the Match. Attakora scored in the team’s final home game of the season on 10/10 against San Jose in a 1-1 tie, and received another Man of the Match honor. Internationally, Attakora played 89 minutes in two international friendlies held in February and March against Jamaica and the U.S. He was a member of the U-20 CONCACAF Champions League and played in both matches for Canada, a 1-0 loss to Trinidad and Tobago, and a 2-0 win over Mexico. He was called into his first Men’s National Team camp for Canada of January 2010.

2008: Attakora appeared in 5 games, 3 as a starter, logging 318 minutes with Toronto FC. He made his MLS first team debut on 8/9 against Colorado, started on 8/17 against New York, and against Dallas on 10/11. Attakora played in 10 Toronto FC Reserve League games, 8 as a starter, scored 2 goals and added one assist.

2007: Played in 5 Toronto FC Reserve League games, all as a starter, logging 437 minutes. Attakora suffered from a groin injury for the last part of the season keeping him out of action for almost 6 weeks at the end of the season.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Attakora has represented Canada at almost every international level starting with the Canadian U-15s. He was a member of the 2005 U-17 Qualification tournament in Mexico, where Canada finished third in the group. He was also a part of the FIFA U-20 World Cup team that played at BMP Field in 2007. Attakora was involved in 3 international friendlies in 2008, and was called up to the U-20 training camp at the start of 2009. In Decemeber 2009, Attakora won the Canadian U-20 Players of the Year award for the second consecutive year. He made his senior national team debut in a friendly against Jamaica on Jan. 31, 2001. Another national team call up came for Attakora in group stage of World Cup Qualifying against Saint Kitts and Nevis. In the summer of 2013, Attakora was a part of the 23-man squad for Canada’s CONCACAF Gold Cup.

HONOR

Canadian Championship Champion: 2009, 2010, 2011 Canadian U-20 Players of the Year: 2008, 2009

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 D.C. United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 San Jose Earthquakes 8 7 0 657 1 6 0 5 2 0 0
2011 San Jose Earthquakes 6 5 0 383 0 3 0 5 0 1 0
2011 Toronto FC 6 4 0 373 0 2 0 3 0 1 0
2010 Toronto FC 25 24 1 2108 0 5 1 19 1 3 1
2009 Toronto FC 20 19 2 1652 4 8 5 10 0 2 0
2008 Toronto FC 5 3 0 318 0 4 1 3 0 0 0
2007 Toronto FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 70 62 3 5491 5 28 7 45 3 7 1

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season D.C. United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 8 7 0 657 1 6 0 5 2 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 6 5 0 383 0 3 0 5 0 1 0
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 6 4 0 373 0 2 0 3 0 1 0

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 25 24 1 2108 0 5 1 19 1 3 1

2009 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 20 19 2 1652 4 8 5 10 0 2 0

2008 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 5 3 0 318 0 4 1 3 0 0 0

2007 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 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, 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
7/5/2014 DC @ TOR W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 SEA @ DC L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2014 DC @ MTL W 4-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 CLB @ DC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 KC @ DC W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2014 DC @ NE L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/21/2014 HOU @ DC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 MTL @ DC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/10/2014 DC @ PHI W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 DC @ POR L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 DAL @ DC W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 DC @ CLB T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 NY @ DC W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 NE @ DC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 CHI @ DC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 DC @ TOR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 CLB @ DC L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/26/2013 DAL @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2013 SJ @ LA T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2013 COL @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2013 SJ @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SJ @ RSL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2013 VAN @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/8/2013 PHI @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2013 SJ @ LA L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2013 SJ @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2013 KC @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2013 SJ @ VAN L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2013 CHV @ SJ W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 POR @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 SEA @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2013 SJ @ NE L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2013 SJ @ CHI L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2013 LA @ SJ W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 SJ @ DC L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
6/15/2013 SJ @ COL W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
6/1/2013 SJ @ RSL L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2013 SJ @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/18/2013 COL @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 SJ @ SEA L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 TOR @ SJ W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
5/4/2013 MTL @ SJ T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0
4/27/2013 SJ @ CHV T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/21/2013 POR @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
4/14/2013 SJ @ POR L 0-1 Subbed On 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2013 VAN @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 SJ @ HOU L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 SEA @ SJ W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2013 SJ @ CLB T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2013 NY @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/3/2013 RSL @ SJ L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 DAL @ SJ W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2011 SJ @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/8/2011 SJ @ NE W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/1/2011 KC @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Started 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2011 SJ @ POR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 SJ @ HOU L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 4 2 1 0
9/10/2011 CHI @ SJ W 0-2 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/27/2011 SJ @ TOR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 SJ @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 COL @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/6/2011 POR @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/30/2011 DC @ SJ L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
7/23/2011 SJ @ RSL L 0-4 Started 54 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2011 VAN @ SJ T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 SJ @ CLB T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/9/2011 TOR @ HOU L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 TOR @ NY L 0-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2011 VAN @ TOR W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/25/2011 TOR @ RSL L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 SEA @ TOR L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/15/2011 TOR @ NE T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 TOR @ LA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 KC @ TOR T 0-0 Started 89 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
5/28/2011 PHI @ TOR L 6-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/22/2011 TOR @ COL T 0-0 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2011 CHI @ TOR T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2011 TOR @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2011 HOU @ TOR W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 TOR @ SEA L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/23/2011 CLB @ TOR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/16/2011 DC @ TOR L 3-0 Subbed On 78 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2011 LA @ TOR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/9/2011 TOR @ SJ T 1-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
4/2/2011 CHV @ TOR T 1-1 Started 65 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/26/2011 POR @ TOR W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 TOR @ VAN L 2-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
10/23/2010 TOR @ DC W 3-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/16/2010 CLB @ TOR T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
10/9/2010 TOR @ CHV L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/2/2010 TOR @ SEA L 2-3 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 SJ @ TOR L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/18/2010 TOR @ HOU W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/11/2010 DC @ TOR L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/8/2010 TOR @ CHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
9/4/2010 TOR @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/28/2010 RSL @ TOR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 NY @ TOR L 4-1 Started 60 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1
8/11/2010 TOR @ NY L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/7/2010 CHV @ TOR W 1-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
7/31/2010 TOR @ KC L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
7/24/2010 DAL @ TOR T 1-1 Subbed On 23 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/17/2010 TOR @ PHI L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
7/10/2010 COL @ TOR W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/1/2010 HOU @ TOR T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
6/26/2010 LA @ TOR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/5/2010 KC @ TOR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 TOR @ SJ W 3-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/22/2010 NE @ TOR W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/15/2010 TOR @ LA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
5/8/2010 CHI @ TOR W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/1/2010 TOR @ RSL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
4/25/2010 SEA @ TOR W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/18/2010 TOR @ COL L 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
4/15/2010 PHI @ TOR W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2010 TOR @ NE L 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/27/2010 TOR @ CLB L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 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