PROFESSIONAL 2014: Began the season with the Chicago Fire, starting three of six regular season games… Acquired by the Impact on July 29, in exchange for midfielder Sanna Nyassi… Registered three goals and three assists in 14 games, including 12 starts… Named Videotron Player of the Game once… Also started all CONCACAF Champions League group stage games.
2013: Acquired by the Chicago Fire on February 1 along with the right of first refusal for defender Robbie Rogers, from the Columbus Crew in exchange for forward Dominic Oduro… Set personal records with four goals and three assists in 31 regular season games, including 24 starts… Started one friendly game against Mexican Club América on July 10… Recorded one assist in five starts in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
2012: Recorded two assists in 20 games and 14 starts with the Columbus Crew.
2011: Registered two goals and two assists in 22 games, including 16 starts, with the Columbus Crew… Scored his first MLS career goal on October 15 in New England… Started the MLS Playoffs Wildcard game against the Colorado Rapids… Played in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal game against Real Salt Lake.
2010: Selected in the first round, eighth overall, by the Columbus Crew in the 2010 MLS SuperDraft… Played three games, including two starts, in his MLS rookie season… Made his MLS debut on August 14 at Real Salt Lake… Recorded two assists in four CONCACAF Champions League games - three as a starter… Also started two of three Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup games.
Played one game with the United States U23 national team, against Mexico on February 29, 2012… Appeared in all three U.S. games in the 2009 U20 FIFA World Cup, in Egypt, scoring one goal in two starts.
AMATEUR 2008-2009: Started the 2008 season with the New Jersey Rangers in the USL Premier Development League, but didn’t play any games… Played seven games over two seasons with the Newark Ironbound Express in the USL PDL.
Played a total of 36 career games with Rutgers University, including 35 starts, recording 10 goals and five assists… Named to the 2008 Big East Conference Second Team.
Played with Montville Township High School, PDA and World Class Inter… Was also part of the New York Red Bulls Academy between 2009 and 2010, playing for their U20 team.
Son of Frank and Rose Duka… From Albanian descent… Full name is Dilaver.