Sanna Nyassi

Sanna Nyassi
Sanna Nyassi
Sanna Nyassi
San Jose Earthquakes
Real Name: Sanna Nyassi
HT: 5' 8" WT: 145
Age: 27 (01/31/1989)
Birthplace: Bwiam, Gambia
Hometown: Bwiam, Gambia

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded by Montreal on July 29, 2014

Nyassi is a two time US Open Cup Champion, and a two time Canadian Champion. His twin brother Sainey is also a pro, who spent time with the Revs in MLS. He has made over 150 career MLS appearances and will hope to break 100 career starts, 20 career goals and 20 career assists in his ninth MLS season, playing for his fifth MLS club. He set a career high for starts in 2015.

OUTSIDE MLS: Signed with the Seattle Sounders FC on Sept. 6, 2008. Nyassi signed a professional contract with Gambia’s Ports Authority FC in 2004, playing in the capital city of Banjul until 2008. He won the 2006 League 1 championship before scoring the game-winning goal in the 2007 Gambian FA Cup.

INTERNATIONAL: He has played six games with the Gambian National Team. He also played two games in the 2007 U20 FIFA Championships and three games in the 2005 U17 World Championships.


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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2016San Jose Earthquakes00000000000
2015San Jose Earthquakes281921482219540360
2014Chicago Fire1061496111219610
2014Montreal Impact4412430754010
2013Montreal Impact221111162120912620
2012Montreal Impact28176171635831472090
2011Colorado Rapids26175158656124241140
2010Seattle Sounders FC24142124132912251120
2009Seattle Sounders FC14203050618320
Career Totals-15690188231152118917960270
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