Billy Knutsen

Billy Knutsen
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Goalkeeper
  • 6' 2"
  • 185 lbs.
  • 05-05-1992
  • San Francisco, CA

HOW ACQUIRED: Selected in the fourth round of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft

WHAT COACHES SAY: “His hands are unbelievable, as good as any I've been around … Coming off his line, makes his decisions early and doesn't hesitate – very decisive, controls his box … Coach's dream: He's going to be the hardest-working guy on the team, even if he's the No. 3 GK … Feet are good, but needs to improve distribution."

College (American): 2013: Started 18 of American's 20 matches, allowing 20 goals for a 1.06 goals-against average with 76 saves (.792 save percentage) and five clean sheets … 2012: Started all 19 games ... Earned NSCAA All-Mid-Atlantic Region Third Team, Patriot League Goalkeeper of the Year and All Patriot League First Team honors … Named Patriot League Goalkeeper of the Week on three occasions … recorded 88 saves with an overall save percentage of .830 … 2011: Appeared in six matches with four starts, posting a 3-2 record … recorded a 0.88 goals-against average … 2010: Started two games in goal in his freshman campaign, registering a 0.42 goals-against average and a .917 save percentage.

Club: Reached the Cal North State Cup final in 2009 with Bay Oaks Gold.

High School: Served as team captain at St. Ignatius Prep … recorded 35 shutouts in final two years of high school … named all-league and all-state in 2009 … high school team won West Catholic Athletic League championships twice in career.

Personal: Punts right-footed, takes goal kicks left-footed … younger brother Johnny is a freshman midfielder at the University of Washington and a product of the San Jose Earthquakes academy  … father Tom played soccer at Utah State … Earned his spot at AU as a "recruited walk-on" ... Political science major at AU … Supports the Earthquakes and Manchester United.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
2014 San Jose Earthquakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 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 GF GA SOG SV PKA PKG PKS
10/26/2014 SJ @ CHV L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/18/2014 VAN @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/11/2014 SJ @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/8/2014 SJ @ POR L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/4/2014 POR @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/27/2014 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/20/2014 SJ @ MTL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2014 LA @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2014 SJ @ VAN L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2014 SJ @ POR T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2014 RSL @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2014 SJ @ PHI L 2-4 Unused Sub 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
8/16/2014 DAL @ SJ L 5-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/8/2014 SJ @ LA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 SEA @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2014 CHI @ SJ W 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/19/2014 SJ @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/11/2014 DC @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2014 CHV @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 LA @ SJ L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 SJ @ TOR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 SJ @ DAL W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2014 HOU @ SJ W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 SJ @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/10/2014 DAL @ SJ W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2014 COL @ SJ T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 SJ @ VAN L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 CHV @ SJ W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 SJ @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2014 CLB @ SJ T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 NE @ SJ L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 SJ @ KC L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/15/2014 RSL @ SJ T 3-3 Unused Sub 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