Kofi Opare

Kofi Opare
Kofi Opare
Kofi Opare
D.C. United
Defender
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Real Name: Kofi Opare
HT: 6' 2" WT: 190
Age: 25 (10/12/1990)
Birthplace: Mampong, Ghana
Hometown: Niagara Falls, Ontario

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from LA Galaxy on July 29, 2014.

PRONUNCIATION: CO-fee oh-PAR-ee

A second-round pick by the LA Galaxy in 2013, Opare filled in admirably for the club during the 2013 MLS Cup Playoffs despite his inexperience. His solidity defensively and calmness on the ball earned him playing time for United in 2015 and he enters 2016 as the club's third center back.

COLLEGE: Played four years (2009-12) at the University of Michigan. Named to Big Ten All-Freshman team. Named second team all-Big Ten as a junior.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2016D.C. United4403600313200
2015D.C. United18171161509120110
2014D.C. United00000000000
2014LA Galaxy6504950204020
2013LA Galaxy6615340214010
Career Totals-343223004016331340
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