Andrew Jacobson

Andrew Jacobson
Andrew Jacobson
Andrew Jacobson
New York City FC
Real Name: Andrew Jacobson
HT: 6' 2" WT: 185
Age: 30 (09/25/1985)
Birthplace: Ft. Myers, FL
Hometown: Palo Alto, CA

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from FC Dallas on July 29, 2014


2014: After being traded to NYC FC, he was loaned to Stabæk Fotball in the Norwegian Tippeligaen. Scored one goal in 12 appearances, while logging 1,080 minutes on the field.

2013: Registered career highs in goals (3) and shots (40). Ranked sixth on FC Dallas in minutes played (2,292) and fourth in games started (27). His third goal of the season, scored in the 88th minute, ignited a comeback in an eventual 2-2 draw with Sporting Kansas City on June 22.

2012: Tied Zach Loyd for the most games started (31) for FC Dallas. Played the second-most minutes (2,597) of any FC Dallas player. Scored one goal, which came in a 5-0 victory over Portland Timbers on July 21. Sole assist came in a 1-1 draw against Toronto on July 4.

2011: Led FC Dallas in assists (5) during his first season with the club. Had two assists, including a game-winner in the 85th minute of a 2-1 win over Chivas USA on June 18.

2010: Acquired by Philadelphia Union in the 2009 MLS Expansion Draft on Nov. 25, 2009. Started 13 of 25 games and played a total of 1,294 minutes for the Union.

2009: Made 17 appearances with one goal for D.C. United. Scored in a 2-1 win over Harrisburg City Islanders in the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals.

2008: Originally selected in the second round (24th overall) in the 2008 MLS SuperDraft by D.C. United, he trialled and signed with FC Lorient of France’s Ligue 1, but play was limited due to a foot injury.


Was a NSCAA First Team All-American, a member of the All-Far West First Team and PAC-10 Player of the Year as a senior at University of California. Had 11 goals and 13 assists in 83 appearances for the Bears.


Legal studies major who would like to become a lawyer. Named to the U.S. National Futsal Team roster and played at the 2008 Futsal World Cup in Brazil. Appeared as a substitute in all four group matches in the competition.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2015New York City FC333312837226346251
2014FC Dallas13505420206110
2013FC Dallas272732292140946430
2012FC Dallas313112597140847360
2011FC Dallas2722118505321133040
2010Philadelphia Union251301294018829030
2009D.C. United178084508114010
Career Totals-17313961225791664022110231
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