John McCarthy

John McCarthy
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Goalkeeper
  • Philadelphia Union
  • 6' 3"
  • 180 lbs.
  • 07-04-1992
  • Cinnaminson, NJ

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on February 23, 2015.

A Philadelphia native, McCarthy starred at North Catholic High School before attending La Salle University. In his first season as a professional last year, he was named USL Pro’s Goalkeeper of the Year.

McCarthy, 22, was also the USL Pro Rookie of the Year in 2014 after a strong showing with Rochester Rhinos. He led the league with a 0.72 goals against average after allowing just 13 goals in 18 games. McCarthy posted an 8-4-6 record and had 10 shutouts with 41 saves. In College, he was a four-year starter at La Salle, a three-time All-Atlantic 10 performer, an NSCAA Scholar All-American and was named to the MAC Hermann Trophy watch list heading into his senior year.

McCarthy also starred for local youth teams in the area. He played for Lighthouse Soccer Club, Philadelphia Soccer Club, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer’s Olympic Development Program, FC Delco and Match Fit Academy FC.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS MIN SO SV GA PKG PKA W L T
2015 Philadelphia Union 8 8 720 1 13 15 1 1 1 4 3
Career Totals 8 8 720 1 13 15 1 1 1 4 3

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS MIN SO SV GA PKG PKA W L T
MLS Regular Season Philadelphia Union 8 8 720 1 13 15 1 1 1 4 3
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
8/22/2015 PHI @ MTL W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/16/2015 CHI @ PHI T 3-3 Started 90 0 3 4 1 0 0 0
8/8/2015 PHI @ ORL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
8/1/2015 NYR @ PHI L 3-1 Started 90 0 3 4 1 1 1 0
7/26/2015 PHI @ DC L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/18/2015 PHI @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/11/2015 POR @ PHI W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/27/2015 MTL @ PHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/24/2015 SEA @ PHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2015 PHI @ LA L 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/6/2015 NYC @ PHI L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/3/2015 CLB @ PHI W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/30/2015 PHI @ DC L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/24/2015 PHI @ NYR W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2015 DC @ PHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/9/2015 PHI @ VAN L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/2/2015 TOR @ PHI L 1-0 Started 90 0 1 3 1 0 0 0
4/25/2015 PHI @ CLB L 1-4 Started 90 0 4 4 0 0 0 0
4/19/2015 NE @ PHI L 2-1 Started 90 0 2 4 2 0 0 0
4/16/2015 PHI @ NYC T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 5 4 0 0 0
4/11/2015 NYC @ PHI W 1-2 Started 90 0 1 4 3 0 0 0
4/5/2015 PHI @ KC L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2015 PHI @ CHI L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/21/2015 DAL @ PHI L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/14/2015 PHI @ RSL T 3-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/7/2015 COL @ PHI T 0-0 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