Nat Borchers

Nat Borchers
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Defender
  • Portland Timbers
  • 6' 2"
  • 175 lbs.
  • 04-13-1981
  • Tucson, AZ

Coming off an MLS career-high 32 appearances (all starts) in 2014 with Real Salt Lake, Borchers, 33, has appeared in 288 career matches and logged 25,657 minutes, in 10 MLS seasons. A 2010 MLS Best XI selection, Borchers helped guide RSL to seven straight postseason appearances, winning MLS Cup in 2009 and advancing to the MLS Cup final in 2013.

While with RSL, the center back appeared 205 regular-season matches and in 19 MLS Cup Playoffs games, as well as both legs of the 2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League final, scoring a goal in the first leg against Mexican club Monterrey. Borchers made 13 appearances in CONCACAF Champions League play for RSL during the 2010-11 and 2012-13 editions of the tournament.

Prior to joining Real Salt Lake, Borchers played two seasons with Odd Grenland (now known as Odds BK) in the Norwegian Tippeligaen, making 42 league appearances from 2006-07 before returning to MLS in 2008. Borchers began his career with the Colorado Rapids in 2003, starting in 22 matches during his rookie campaign.

At the international level, Borchers has earned three caps for the U.S. Men’s National Team since making his senior international debut on March 9, 2005, in a 3-0 friendly win against Colombia. Borchers’ most recent national team appearance came as a second-half substitute in a 1-0 friendly win against South Africa on Nov. 17, 2010.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 Portland Timbers 6 6 1 540 0 3 2 4 0 0 0
2014 Real Salt Lake 32 32 1 2856 0 12 3 19 1 3 1
2013 Real Salt Lake 28 28 1 2520 2 9 4 13 2 1 0
2012 Real Salt Lake 26 26 2 2340 0 12 6 16 1 0 0
2011 Real Salt Lake 30 30 3 2547 1 19 6 14 5 1 2
2010 Real Salt Lake 30 30 2 2673 0 10 4 22 1 4 0
2009 Real Salt Lake 30 30 1 2679 0 12 6 26 1 5 0
2008 Real Salt Lake 29 29 0 2610 1 13 1 24 0 4 0
2005 Colorado Rapids 31 31 0 2721 1 13 2 32 0 7 1
2004 Colorado Rapids 29 29 2 2610 1 11 5 37 0 5 1
2003 Colorado Rapids 23 22 0 2101 0 0 0 30 0 2 1
Career Totals 294 293 13 26197 6 114 39 237 11 32 6

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Portland Timbers 6 6 1 540 0 3 2 4 0 0 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 2 2 0 180 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 32 32 1 2856 0 12 3 19 1 3 1

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 5 5 0 510 0 5 2 7 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 28 28 1 2520 2 9 4 13 2 1 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 2 2 0 180 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 26 26 2 2340 0 12 6 16 1 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 1 1 0 84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 30 30 3 2547 1 19 6 14 5 1 2

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 2 2 0 180 1 1 0 3 0 1 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 30 30 2 2673 0 10 4 22 1 4 0

2009 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 4 4 0 420 0 2 1 4 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 30 30 1 2679 0 12 6 26 1 5 0

2008 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Real Salt Lake 3 3 0 270 0 4 1 3 0 1 0
MLS Regular Season Real Salt Lake 29 29 0 2610 1 13 1 24 0 4 0

2005 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 31 31 0 2721 1 13 2 32 0 7 1

2004 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 2 2 0 180 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 29 29 2 2610 1 11 5 37 0 5 1

2003 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 2 2 1 180 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 23 22 0 2101 0 0 0 30 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
4/12/2015 ORL @ POR L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/4/2015 DAL @ POR W 1-3 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
3/28/2015 POR @ VAN L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/21/2015 POR @ KC T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0
3/15/2015 LA @ POR T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/7/2015 RSL @ POR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/22/2014 CHV @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/17/2014 RSL @ POR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
10/11/2014 SJ @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/5/2014 RSL @ CHV L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
9/27/2014 RSL @ VAN L 1-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
9/19/2014 COL @ RSL W 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/12/2014 RSL @ SEA L 2-3 Started 68 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
9/6/2014 DAL @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/30/2014 RSL @ SJ T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/22/2014 RSL @ DAL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/16/2014 SEA @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/9/2014 DC @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/2/2014 RSL @ COL W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/30/2014 NY @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/24/2014 MTL @ RSL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
7/19/2014 VAN @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
7/12/2014 RSL @ LA L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0
7/4/2014 NE @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 RSL @ CHV L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
6/7/2014 POR @ RSL L 3-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 0
6/4/2014 RSL @ CLB T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 RSL @ SEA L 0-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
5/24/2014 DAL @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0
5/17/2014 COL @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2014 RSL @ HOU W 5-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/3/2014 RSL @ CHI W 3-2 Started 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/26/2014 VAN @ RSL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/19/2014 POR @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 RSL @ PHI T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/5/2014 RSL @ KC T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0
3/29/2014 TOR @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/22/2014 LA @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
3/15/2014 RSL @ SJ T 3-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
3/8/2014 RSL @ LA W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
10/23/2013 CHV @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
10/19/2013 RSL @ POR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
10/5/2013 DAL @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
9/28/2013 RSL @ VAN W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SJ @ RSL L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0
9/13/2013 RSL @ SEA L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
8/30/2013 POR @ RSL W 2-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/24/2013 CLB @ RSL W 0-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/21/2013 RSL @ POR T 3-3 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
8/17/2013 RSL @ LA L 2-4 Started 90 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2013 HOU @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/3/2013 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
7/27/2013 RSL @ NY L 3-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
7/20/2013 KC @ RSL L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7/13/2013 RSL @ DAL W 3-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
7/3/2013 PHI @ RSL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/29/2013 RSL @ TOR W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
6/22/2013 SEA @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 LA @ RSL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/1/2013 SJ @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
5/25/2013 CHI @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/19/2013 RSL @ CHV W 4-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/11/2013 RSL @ MTL L 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 RSL @ NE W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2013 VAN @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/27/2013 LA @ RSL L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 CHV @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 RSL @ VAN T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
4/6/2013 RSL @ COL L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3/30/2013 SEA @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/23/2013 RSL @ DAL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/16/2013 COL @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/9/2013 RSL @ DC L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/3/2013 RSL @ SJ W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2012 VAN @ RSL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/17/2012 RSL @ SEA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
10/6/2012 RSL @ LA W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/29/2012 RSL @ CHV W 4-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 POR @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
9/6/2012 RSL @ HOU L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
9/1/2012 DC @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/24/2012 RSL @ PHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/18/2012 DAL @ RSL L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2012 RSL @ VAN L 1-2 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
8/4/2012 RSL @ COL L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/27/2012 VAN @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
7/21/2012 COL @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
7/14/2012 RSL @ SJ L 0-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 POR @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 SEA @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
6/30/2012 RSL @ CLB L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/23/2012 SJ @ RSL L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
6/20/2012 LA @ RSL L 3-2 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
6/16/2012 RSL @ CHV W 3-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/26/2012 DAL @ RSL W 2-3 Started 90 1 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
5/12/2012 RSL @ SEA W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/9/2012 RSL @ CHI T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/5/2012 NE @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/28/2012 TOR @ RSL W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/25/2012 RSL @ DAL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
4/21/2012 RSL @ SJ L 1-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
4/14/2012 RSL @ KC L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
4/7/2012 COL @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/4/2012 MTL @ RSL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 RSL @ POR W 3-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2012 CHV @ RSL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2012 NY @ RSL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/10/2012 RSL @ LA W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/22/2011 POR @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/14/2011 RSL @ COL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0
10/6/2011 RSL @ VAN L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
10/1/2011 RSL @ LA L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
9/28/2011 CHI @ RSL L 3-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 RSL @ DC L 1-4 Started 90 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
9/21/2011 RSL @ NY W 3-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 KC @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
9/10/2011 RSL @ SEA W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/3/2011 PHI @ RSL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 RSL @ CHV W 1-0 Started 24 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
8/20/2011 RSL @ HOU L 2-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 RSL @ TOR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
8/6/2011 NY @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
8/3/2011 RSL @ KC L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
7/30/2011 CLB @ RSL L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
7/23/2011 SJ @ RSL W 0-4 Started 90 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
7/9/2011 DAL @ RSL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2011 NE @ RSL T 3-3 Started 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
6/25/2011 TOR @ RSL W 1-3 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
6/22/2011 RSL @ CHI T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
6/18/2011 DC @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
6/11/2011 RSL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2011 RSL @ CLB L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/4/2011 VAN @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/28/2011 SEA @ RSL L 2-1 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0
5/22/2011 RSL @ DAL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/14/2011 HOU @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/7/2011 CHV @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0
4/30/2011 RSL @ POR L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
4/13/2011 COL @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/9/2011 RSL @ NE W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/26/2011 LA @ RSL W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
3/19/2011 RSL @ SJ W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/23/2010 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0
10/16/2010 DAL @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2010 RSL @ NY T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
10/2/2010 RSL @ NE W 2-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 COL @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 1 1 4 1 0 0
9/18/2010 CHI @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
9/9/2010 RSL @ SEA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 NY @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
8/28/2010 RSL @ TOR T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/14/2010 CLB @ RSL W 0-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2010 RSL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
8/7/2010 RSL @ KC T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
7/31/2010 DC @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/24/2010 CHV @ RSL T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/17/2010 RSL @ DAL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
7/8/2010 RSL @ CHI W 1-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2010 NE @ RSL W 0-5 Started 90 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
6/25/2010 SJ @ RSL T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
6/9/2010 LA @ RSL W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/5/2010 RSL @ DC T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 KC @ RSL W 1-4 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/22/2010 RSL @ CHV W 2-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/13/2010 HOU @ RSL W 1-3 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 1 0
5/8/2010 PHI @ RSL W 0-3 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
5/1/2010 TOR @ RSL W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2010 RSL @ CLB L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/17/2010 RSL @ LA L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
4/10/2010 SEA @ RSL T 2-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
4/1/2010 RSL @ HOU L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/27/2010 RSL @ SJ W 3-0 Started 63 0 0 0 0 1 1 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