Aaron Kovar

Aaron Kovar
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Midfielder
  • Seattle Sounders FC
  • 5' 10"
  • 155 lbs.
  • 08-14-1993
  • Seattle, WA

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown player on January 8, 2014.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014 (Seattle): Kovar appeared in three games as a substitute, including his MLS debut at D.C. United (June 28). In his professional debut, Kovar drew a penalty kick and recorded an assist in 5-0 U.S. Open Cup victory over PSA Elite. From June 10-June 14, Kovar was loaned to Orange County Blues.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Kovar was called into the U.S. U-18 National Team training camp in 2011, which was held from February 12-20 in Arizona.

COLLEGE EXPERIENCE

Kovar started all 15 matches as a sophomore at Stanford, ranking second on the team with six assists and added two goals. He was an Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 selection. He recorded an assist and scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 win against Cal (November 13), helping Stanford advance to the NCAA Tournament. He also recorded the game-winning assist against Cal State Northridge in the second round of NCAA Tournament. In 2012, he was named the Pac-12 Freshman of the Year. He started 12 of his 15 appearances, scoring three goals with two assists.

YOUTH EXPERIENCE

Kovar played for Sounders FC Academy from 2010-12, and played for Sounders FC U-23s in 2013. He appeared in five MLS Reserve League matches for Sounders FC. He was named the 2011 Gatorade Washington State Player of the Year after helping Garfield to the 2010 league title, and was named league and team MVP in 2011 and was a two-time All-KingCo Conference selection.

PERSONAL

The son of a doctor, Rich, and nurse, Bernadette, Kovar has a younger sister, Heather. He played tennis in high school as a freshman and sophomore. His favorite soccer moment was scoring the game-winner against Cal to help Stanford reach the NCAA Tournament.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 39 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
2014 Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 6 0 0 64 0 1 1 1 0 0 0

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 39 0 1 1 1 0 0 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Seattle Sounders FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 25 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
4/26/2015 POR @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/18/2015 SEA @ COL W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2015 SEA @ LA L 0-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4/4/2015 HOU @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/28/2015 SEA @ DAL T 0-0 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
3/14/2015 SJ @ SEA L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2015 NE @ SEA W 0-3 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/25/2014 LA @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2014 SEA @ LA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/10/2014 VAN @ SEA L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2014 SEA @ COL W 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/27/2014 CHV @ SEA W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2014 SEA @ DAL L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/20/2014 SEA @ NY L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/12/2014 RSL @ SEA W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/3/2014 SEA @ CHV W 4-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2014 COL @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2014 SEA @ POR W 4-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2014 SJ @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/16/2014 SEA @ RSL L 1-2 Subbed On 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2014 HOU @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 SEA @ SJ L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2014 LA @ SEA L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2014 POR @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/5/2014 SEA @ VAN L 0-1 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 SEA @ DC W 1-0 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/7/2014 SEA @ CHI W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 RSL @ SEA W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2014 SEA @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 SJ @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 SEA @ NE L 0-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 DAL @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 PHI @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 COL @ SEA W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SEA @ CHV W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 SEA @ DAL W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 SEA @ POR T 4-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 CLB @ SEA L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2014 SEA @ MTL W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 TOR @ SEA L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 KC @ SEA 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