Frank Rost

Frank Rost
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Goalkeeper
  • 6' 5"
  • 208 lbs.
  • 06-30-1973
  • Chemnitz , Germany

The Red Bulls signed Rost as a Designated Player in July after an extensive career in Germany. One of the top goalkeepers in Germany’s Bundesliga over the past decade, Rost figured to be the Red Bulls starting goalkeeper, but injuries have limited his playing time thus far.

Professional:
2007-11:
Moved to Hamburger SV from Schalke FC in January of 2007. Through four and a half seasons at Hamburg, made 181 first team appearances. Started every Bundesliga match for three straight seasons from 2007-08 season to 2009-10. In 2007-08, helped Hamburg reach Round of 16 in UEFA Cup. Played 14 matches in 2008-09 UEFA Cup, leading Hamburg to semifinals. Helped Hamburg reach second straight semifinal of UEFA Europa League (formerly UEFA Cup), making 13 appearances in the tournament in the 2009-10 campaign.

2002-06: Signed with Schalke FC prior to 2002-03 season, and made 190 first team appearances for the club before transferring to Hamburger SV in January of 2007. In 2004-05, appeared in 50 total matches, helping club to finish second in the Bundesliga, reach the final of DFB-Pokal, and win the DFB-Ligapokal. Made 14 appearances in European competition in 2005-06, leading Schalke to semifinals of UEFA Cup. On March 31, 2002 against Hansa Rostock, became the second goalkeeper in Bundesliga history to score a goal from open play.

1995-2002: Began career at Werder Bremen, playing in the youth system before being promoted to the first team in 1995. Made 182 appearances with the first team, including starting all Bundesliga matches from 1999-2000 season through 2001-02 season. Helped club win 1999 DFB-Pokal and finish as runners up in the tournament the following season.

International:
Has earned four caps for Germany. Made debut on on April 1, 2002 in 4-2 victory over United States.

 

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
2011 New York Red Bulls 11 11 945 5 26 14 0 0 4 4 3
Career Totals 11 11 945 5 26 14 0 0 4 4 3

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SHT SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season New York Red Bulls 11 11 945 5 26 14 0 0 4 4 3
MLS Playoffs New York Red Bulls 3 3 270 1 12 3 1 1 1 2 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
10/20/2011 PHI @ NY W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
10/15/2011 NY @ KC L 0-2 Started 90 0 2 8 6 0 0 0
10/4/2011 LA @ NY W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 3 0 0 0
10/1/2011 NY @ TOR T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 5 4 0 0 0
9/24/2011 POR @ NY W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
9/21/2011 RSL @ NY L 3-1 Started 90 0 3 4 1 0 0 0
9/17/2011 NY @ DAL W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 3 3 0 0 0
9/10/2011 VAN @ NY T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 NY @ NE T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 CHI @ NY T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/6/2011 NY @ RSL L 0-3 Started 45 0 2 3 1 0 0 0
7/23/2011 DAL @ NY T 2-2 Started 90 0 2 4 2 0 0 0
7/20/2011 NY @ COL L 1-4 Started 90 0 4 7 3 0 0 0
7/16/2011 NY @ CHV T 0-0 Started 90 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