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Brian Sylvestre

Brian Sylvestre
24
Goalkeeper
  • 6' 5"
  • 200 lbs.
  • 12-19-1992
  • Hollywood, FL

PROFILE:
A big, imposing goalkeeper that has represented the United States at U-17 and U-20 international levels, Brian Sylvestre joined Whitecaps FC's inaugural Major League Soccer roster as a Homegrown player. The native of Hollywood, Florida, is a product of Whitecaps FC Residency, having joined the full-time program back on Feb. 12, 2010.

MLS RESERVE LEAGUE:

  • 2011: Sylvestre made his MLS Reserve League debut on June 20, as Whitecaps FC reserves suffered a 2-1 away defeat to Los Angeles Galaxy reserves. It was Sylvestre’s only Reserve League appearance that season.

UNITED SOCCER LEAGUES PREMIER DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE:

  • 2011: The goalkeeper made five appearances during his first PDL season with Whitecaps FC Residency. He made his PDL debut in the Residency team’s season opener at Empire Field, as Vancouver fell 2-0 at home to eventual PDL champions Kitsap Pumas on May 1.

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS FC RESIDENCY:

  • 2010-11: The goalkeeper started two of Whitecaps FC Residency's three Bracket C matches at Dallas Cup XXXII. This included the 3-2 victory over Brazil's Sport Club Corinthians Paulista on Apr. 17, 2011, and the 2-0 defeat to Mexico's Tigres de la Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (Tigres UANL) on Apr. 18, 2011. Sylvestre also appeared in the 2-1 friendly win over Costa Rica's Liga Deportiva Alajuelense at Dallas Cup XXXII on Apr. 21, 2011. 2009-10: Sylvestre made his Residency team debut during the team's U-19 Super Group campaign at Dallas Cup XXXI in Mar. 2010. The keeper started all three of Vancouver’s matches, which included a 3-0 defeat to Germany's Eintracht Frankfurt (Mar. 28), a 1-0 defeat to the United States national team (91/92) (Mar. 29), and a 1-0 loss to the Mexican national team (91/92) (Mar. 31). In May 2010, Sylvestre travelled with the Residency squad to Germany to compete in the Stemwede International U-19 Youth Tournament. Sylvestre started three of Vancouver’s four matches during the tournament, including a 1-1 draw versus England's Portsmouth FC Academy (May 21), a 2-2 draw with Denmark's Aalborg BK (May 22), and a penalty shootout defeat to Germany's VFL Osnabrück (May 23). He then picked up his first win as a member of the 'Caps when they defeated JFV Jung-Elstern U-19's 3-2 in a friendly on May 26.

INTERNATIONAL:

  • U-20: The keeper earned a call-up to the United States U-20 squad for a Jan. 2011 camp in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Sylvestre then earned a call-up to the USA U-20 squad for a May 2011 training camp in Vichy, France. The week-long camp included a start for the goalkeeper in a 2-1 friendly defeat to France's U-20 squad on May 19, 2011.
  • U-17: Sylvestre was a member of the United States U-17 Residency Program in Bradenton, Florida. As part of the program, the keeper took part in the 2007 Development League Fall Showcase and the 2009 Development League Winter Showcase. On Oct. 8, 2007, Sylvestre recorded a clean sheet in the USA U-17's 7-0 victory over United Soccer Leagues Second Division club Richmond Kickers at The Home Depot Center in Carson, California.

YOUTH/AMATEUR:
During the 2008-09 season, Sylvestre was a member of the Schultz Academy U-16 squad, which at one point, was ranked second behind Major League Soccer (MLS) club FC Dallas in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy rankings. Schultz Academy went unbeaten in their first 14 matches, only allowing three goals against in the process. The following season, Weston FC replaced Schultz Academy as the second South Florida team in the Development League, with Sylvestre making the switch as well. The ‘keeper was undefeated in his first four matches with Weston FC's U-17/U-18 side, however, the team finished seventh in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy South Conference, Southeast Division. Sylvestre also played youth soccer with the Florida Youth Soccer Association.

PERSONAL:
Born and raised in Hollywood, Florida, Sylvestre attended Oakridge Elementary School and Hollywood Hills High School in his hometown. His parents are Elaine and Succes Sylvestre, and he has two siblings named Ali and Jesse.

INTERESTING FACTS:
In addition to soccer, Sylvestre enjoys basketball, track and field, and football. Sylvestre was also a standout defensive end with his high school football team in the Hollywood Hills Spartans. Sylvestre's football abilities earned him interest from University of Florida, Florida State University, University of South Florida, and Michigan State University.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
2012 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Playoffs Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season Vancouver Whitecaps 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 GF GA SOG SV PKA PKG PKS
10/27/2012 VAN @ RSL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/21/2012 POR @ VAN L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/3/2012 CHV @ VAN W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 SEA @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/23/2012 COL @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2012 VAN @ DAL L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/1/2012 VAN @ LA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 VAN @ POR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2012 VAN @ SEA L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/15/2012 DAL @ VAN L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2012 RSL @ VAN W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/27/2012 VAN @ RSL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/22/2012 SJ @ VAN W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2012 LA @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/14/2012 VAN @ CHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/11/2012 VAN @ TOR L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 VAN @ CHV T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 VAN @ COL W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/23/2012 VAN @ LA L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 NY @ VAN T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/16/2012 COL @ VAN W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/10/2012 HOU @ VAN W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2012 VAN @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2012 SEA @ VAN T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/12/2012 VAN @ NE L 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/5/2012 SJ @ VAN W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2012 VAN @ CLB W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 DAL @ VAN W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/18/2012 KC @ VAN L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 VAN @ SJ L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 VAN @ PHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2012 DC @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2012 VAN @ CHV W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 MTL @ VAN W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 COL @ VAN L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/15/2011 VAN @ DAL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/12/2011 DC @ VAN W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2011 RSL @ VAN W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2011 POR @ VAN L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 SEA @ VAN L 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 VAN @ LA L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/10/2011 VAN @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 HOU @ VAN W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 VAN @ POR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 VAN @ DC L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/7/2011 CHI @ VAN W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/30/2011 LA @ VAN L 4-0 Unused Sub 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
7/9/2011 VAN @ COL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 CLB @ VAN L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/29/2011 VAN @ TOR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/25/2011 VAN @ KC L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/18/2011 PHI @ VAN W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 VAN @ SEA T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 VAN @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2011 VAN @ CHV T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 NY @ VAN T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2011 VAN @ NE L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2011 SJ @ VAN T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/7/2011 VAN @ CHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/30/2011 VAN @ CLB L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/23/2011 DAL @ VAN L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/16/2011 CHV @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/10/2011 VAN @ HOU L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/6/2011 NE @ VAN T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/2/2011 KC @ VAN T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/26/2011 VAN @ PHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 TOR @ VAN W 2-4 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