Daniel Cruz

Daniel Cruz
7
  • FC Dallas
  • 5' 10"
  • 172 lbs.
  • 05-03-1981

Cruz spent the majority of his professional career with Germinal Beerschot in the Belgian Pro League where he captained his side to a 2005 Belgian Cup title. The 30-year-old midfielder made more than 150 appearances in league play for Germinal Beerschot, tallying 12 goals.

He made his first team debut with for Ajax during the 2000-01 season after spending two years with the club’s reserve squad. He appeared in 11 matches for the first team during his initial season and stayed with Ajax until joining Germinal Beerschot in 2003.

Cruz spent his youth at Academia de Fútbol Tucumán in Cali, Colombia, where an AFC Ajax scout discovered the 17-year-old while he was training with the América de Cali first team. His father, José Luis Cruz, played for Club Atlético River Plate and América de Cali.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2011 FC Dallas 10 6 1 543 1 7 3 12 0 2 1
Career Totals 10 6 1 543 1 7 3 12 0 2 1

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs FC Dallas 1 0 0 23 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season FC Dallas 10 6 1 543 1 7 3 12 0 2 1
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
10/22/2011 DAL @ SJ L 2-4 Started 81 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0
10/15/2011 VAN @ DAL W 0-2 Started 70 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0
10/12/2011 DAL @ CHI W 2-1 Started 85 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0
10/1/2011 DAL @ COL L 0-1 Subbed On 55 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
9/24/2011 HOU @ DAL L 1-0 Subbed On 37 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
9/17/2011 NY @ DAL L 1-0 Started 54 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
9/10/2011 DAL @ NE L 0-2 Started 69 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
8/27/2011 DAL @ KC W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 SEA @ DAL L 1-0 Started 56 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 1
8/13/2011 DAL @ PHI T 2-2 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
8/6/2011 DAL @ LA L 1-3 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
7/31/2011 CHV @ DAL 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