Quincy Amarikwa

Quincy Amarikwa
24
Forward
  • Chicago Fire
  • 5' 9"
  • 180 lbs.
  • 10-29-1987
  • Bakersfield, CA

Amarikwa returns for his second season with the Men in Red. In 2013, Amarikwa scored a career-best three goals in just 299 minutes. An athletic and often acrobatic player, Amarikwa will look increase his playing time under new head coach Frank Yallop.

MLS CAREER

2013

MLS: Joined the Fire prior to the start of the MLS season. Made 14 MLS appearances, often inserted to provide a late-game spark. Scored three goals in 299 minutes. In the 84th minute on the road at RSL May 25, the 89th minute at DC on Oct. 4 and in the 91st minute at NY on Oct. 27. INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLIES: Played the full 90 minutes against Club America on July 10, assisted on Sherjill MacDonald’s goal in the 91st minute. U.S. OPEN CUP: Made one appearance, played 16 minutes in the semifinal round as the Fire fell 2-0 to D.C. United on Aug. 8.

2012

Made three appearances and scored one goal for the Colorado Rapids before signing with Toronto FC on July 21, 2012. In his debut with the Reds, scored in the 58th minute of an international friendly against English Premier League side Liverpool. Started six of the 11 MLS matches in which he appeared, adding one assist in 548 minutes.

2011

Played in 15 matches, starting a career-high five games. Scored the only goal in a 1-0 victory at Chivas USA on March 26. Led the Rapids Reserves in goals (6) and assists (2). Played and started seven matches for the Reserves. Started one of three matches played in CONCACAF Champions League. Scored his first international goal in a 3-1 win at Isidro Metapan (9/28). Playoffs: Played the entire second half against Sporting KC in the second leg of the Eastern Conference Semifinals (11/2).

2010

Appeared in 14 games with Colorado, with two starts, playing 245 minutes and scored one goal. Made Rapids debut at KC (4/10).

Made his second career start and first start for the Rapids vs. San Jose (8/7) and played a season-high 66 minutes. Scored his first goal with the Rapids vs. Philadelphia (9/29). Appeared in one game, playing seven minutes, for San Jose before being acquired by the Rapids in a trade on April 7, 2010. Playoffs: made MLS postseason debut in Eastern Conference Final vs. San Jose (11/13) playing one minute as a sub.

2009

Selected by the Earthquakes in the third round (32nd overall) of the 2009 MLS SuperDraft. Saw action in 24 matches, scoring one goal and notching two assists. Made MLS debut vs. New England (3/21). Made his first career start vs. Columbus (5/27) and registered first career assist. Came on as a sub in the 61st minute against FC Dallas (10/7) and scored his first career MLS goal in the 73rd minute.

COLLEGE

Had an outstanding career for the UC Davis Aggies, appearing in 77 games over four seasons and recording 31 goals and seven assists. Finished his career in the top five in both goals and points in UC Davis history. As a senior in 2008, led team to the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history. Finished as the conference leader in goals scored (15) and was second in points (31). Earned second-team All-America and first-team All-Far West Region accolades from the NSCAA and Big West Offensive Player of the Year honors. Named to 2007 All-Big West Second Team. Scored the Aggies' lone goal in their first ever NCAA Division I tournament game at California (11/23/07). Led the team in goals (9), points (19) as a sophomore in 2006.

PERSONAL

Majored in biological sciences at UC Davis. Was a two-sport standout at Liberty High School, excelling in both soccer and track and field. Earned back-to-back Yosemite League MVP honors in soccer and led county in scoring to capture Offensive Player of the Year honors. Competed in pole vault for the track and field team and set school record of 14-3. Played for Bakersfield Alliance as a youth player. Official website is http://quincyamarikwa.com/.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 Chicago Fire 27 24 8 2112 5 61 22 47 18 5 1
2013 Chicago Fire 14 0 3 299 0 12 7 17 3 0 0
2012 Toronto FC 11 6 0 548 1 8 1 12 1 0 0
2012 Colorado Rapids 3 0 1 53 0 4 3 1 0 0 0
2011 Colorado Rapids 15 5 1 510 1 16 4 14 8 1 1
2010 Colorado Rapids 13 2 1 238 0 9 3 13 3 0 0
2010 San Jose Earthquakes 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 San Jose Earthquakes 24 1 1 602 2 11 3 24 5 5 0
Career Totals 108 38 15 4369 9 121 43 128 38 11 2

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chicago Fire 27 24 8 2112 5 61 22 47 18 5 1

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chicago Fire 14 0 3 299 0 12 7 17 3 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Toronto FC 11 6 0 548 1 8 1 12 1 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 3 0 1 53 0 4 3 1 0 0 0

2011 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 1 0 0 45 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 15 5 1 510 1 16 4 14 8 1 1

2010 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Colorado Rapids 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Colorado Rapids 13 2 1 238 0 9 3 13 3 0 0
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2009 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season San Jose Earthquakes 24 1 1 602 2 11 3 24 5 5 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 G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
9/28/2014 CHI @ HOU L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 5 1 2 4 0 0
9/20/2014 DC @ CHI T 3-3 Started 90 1 1 4 1 0 7 0 0
9/13/2014 TOR @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 3 3 1 6 0 0
9/7/2014 CHI @ NE L 1-2 Started 90 0 1 1 0 2 3 0 0
8/30/2014 DAL @ CHI W 0-1 Started 89 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 0
8/23/2014 CHI @ TOR T 2-2 Started 90 1 0 2 1 4 4 0 0
8/16/2014 CHI @ MTL L 0-1 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
8/10/2014 NY @ CHI W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 0
8/2/2014 CLB @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0
7/30/2014 VAN @ CHI T 0-0 Started 82 0 0 3 0 1 3 0 0
7/23/2014 CHI @ SJ L 1-5 Started 60 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0
7/19/2014 PHI @ CHI T 1-1 Started 79 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0
7/12/2014 CHI @ NE W 1-0 Started 71 1 0 1 1 2 5 0 0
7/6/2014 CHI @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/2/2014 TOR @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 4 1 1 0 1 0
6/7/2014 SEA @ CHI L 3-2 Started 90 0 2 1 1 6 4 1 0
6/4/2014 CHI @ COL T 0-0 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2014 LA @ CHI T 1-1 Started 71 0 0 3 0 1 2 0 0
5/24/2014 CHI @ CLB L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 3 2 5 1 0
5/18/2014 KC @ CHI W 1-2 Started 85 0 0 4 1 3 4 0 0
5/10/2014 CHI @ NY W 5-4 Started 90 1 0 2 1 2 0 0 0
5/3/2014 RSL @ CHI L 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 NE @ CHI T 1-1 Started 73 1 0 2 1 4 1 1 1
4/12/2014 CHI @ MTL T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 2 1 3 6 0 0
4/5/2014 PHI @ CHI T 2-2 Started 90 0 1 4 2 3 3 0 0
3/29/2014 CHI @ DC T 2-2 Started 89 1 0 4 2 0 4 0 0
3/23/2014 NY @ CHI T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
3/16/2014 CHI @ POR T 1-1 Started 83 0 0 2 0 3 1 1 0
3/9/2014 CHI @ CHV L 2-3 Subbed On 33 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
10/27/2013 CHI @ NY L 2-5 Subbed On 29 1 0 2 1 3 1 0 0
10/19/2013 TOR @ CHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/12/2013 CHI @ DAL W 3-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/4/2013 CHI @ DC W 3-0 Subbed On 10 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
9/28/2013 MTL @ CHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 CHI @ CLB L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/14/2013 NE @ CHI W 2-3 Subbed On 19 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
9/11/2013 CHI @ TOR T 1-1 Subbed On 34 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 0
9/7/2013 CHI @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/1/2013 HOU @ CHI T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/23/2013 KC @ CHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 CHI @ NE L 0-2 Subbed On 26 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
8/10/2013 MTL @ CHI W 1-2 Subbed On 14 0 0 1 1 4 1 0 0
8/3/2013 CHI @ PHI W 2-1 Subbed On 23 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
7/27/2013 CHI @ HOU T 1-1 Subbed On 25 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
7/20/2013 DC @ CHI W 1-4 Subbed On 43 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
7/14/2013 CHI @ VAN L 1-3 Subbed On 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2013 KC @ CHI L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2013 SJ @ CHI W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 CHI @ CLB W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/19/2013 COL @ CHI W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 POR @ CHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/2/2013 DC @ CHI W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2013 CHI @ RSL T 1-1 Subbed On 16 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
5/18/2013 CHI @ PHI L 0-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 PHI @ CHI L 1-0 Subbed On 6 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4/27/2013 CHI @ MTL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 CLB @ CHI W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2013 CHI @ HOU L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2013 NY @ CHI W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/24/2013 CHV @ CHI L 4-1 Subbed On 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
3/16/2013 CHI @ KC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/9/2013 NE @ CHI L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/3/2013 CHI @ LA L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/28/2012 TOR @ CLB L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/20/2012 MTL @ TOR T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/6/2012 DC @ TOR L 1-0 Started 33 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
9/29/2012 TOR @ NY L 1-4 Started 90 0 0 4 0 1 2 0 0
9/22/2012 TOR @ LA L 2-4 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
9/15/2012 PHI @ TOR T 1-1 Subbed On 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
9/12/2012 CHI @ TOR L 2-1 Started 75 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0
9/1/2012 TOR @ KC L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 TOR @ HOU T 1-1 Started 89 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
8/22/2012 TOR @ CLB L 1-2 Subbed On 19 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0
8/18/2012 KC @ TOR L 1-0 Subbed On 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/15/2012 POR @ TOR T 2-2 Subbed On 31 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
8/4/2012 TOR @ CHI L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2012 HOU @ TOR L 2-0 Started 62 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
7/18/2012 COL @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/14/2012 DAL @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 COL @ SEA L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2012 VAN @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 POR @ COL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/20/2012 SJ @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/16/2012 COL @ VAN L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2012 MTL @ COL W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2012 KC @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/16/2012 COL @ DC L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/6/2012 COL @ DAL W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/2/2012 COL @ NE L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/28/2012 CHV @ COL W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/21/2012 LA @ COL L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 COL @ SEA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/7/2012 COL @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/1/2012 CHI @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/25/2012 COL @ NY L 1-4 Subbed On 25 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
3/18/2012 COL @ PHI W 2-1 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
3/10/2012 CLB @ COL W 0-2 Subbed On 21 1 0 3 2 0 1 0 0
10/22/2011 COL @ VAN W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/14/2011 RSL @ COL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/1/2011 DAL @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/24/2011 SJ @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/17/2011 COL @ TOR L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/9/2011 COL @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/27/2011 COL @ CHI L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/20/2011 CHV @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/13/2011 COL @ SJ W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/5/2011 CLB @ COL W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/29/2011 COL @ PHI W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/23/2011 NE @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2011 NY @ COL W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/16/2011 COL @ SEA L 3-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/9/2011 VAN @ COL W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2011 COL @ KC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2011 HOU @ COL T 0-0 Subbed On 12 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1
6/26/2011 COL @ CLB L 1-4 Started 45 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0
6/18/2011 LA @ COL L 3-1 Subbed On 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2011 COL @ POR W 1-0 Subbed On 15 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
6/4/2011 PHI @ COL T 1-1 Subbed On 45 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
5/28/2011 KC @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/25/2011 COL @ NY T 2-2 Subbed On 12 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/22/2011 TOR @ COL T 0-0 Started 67 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 0
5/14/2011 COL @ DC T 1-1 Started 67 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
5/7/2011 COL @ NE T 0-0 Started 85 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/4/2011 COL @ HOU W 2-1 Subbed On 21 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
4/30/2011 CHI @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/22/2011 SEA @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2011 COL @ RSL L 0-1 Subbed On 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/8/2011 COL @ DAL L 0-3 Subbed On 29 0 0 3 0 1 2 0 0
4/3/2011 DC @ COL W 1-4 Subbed On 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
3/26/2011 COL @ CHV W 1-0 Started 69 1 0 4 1 0 1 0 0
3/19/2011 POR @ COL W 1-3 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
10/23/2010 RSL @ COL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/16/2010 COL @ LA W 3-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/9/2010 COL @ DAL T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/2/2010 DC @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2010 PHI @ COL W 1-4 Subbed On 15 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0
9/25/2010 COL @ RSL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/18/2010 NE @ COL W 0-3 Subbed On 15 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
9/11/2010 COL @ NY L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2010 CHV @ COL W 0-3 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/28/2010 HOU @ COL W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/21/2010 COL @ CLB L 1-3 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/14/2010 COL @ PHI T 1-1 Started 45 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0
8/7/2010 SJ @ COL W 0-1 Started 66 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
7/31/2010 DAL @ COL T 1-1 Subbed On 17 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
7/25/2010 COL @ SEA L 1-2 Subbed On 13 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
7/17/2010 KC @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/10/2010 COL @ TOR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/4/2010 NY @ COL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/26/2010 COL @ HOU T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/9/2010 COL @ CHI T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/5/2010 CLB @ COL W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/29/2010 SEA @ COL W 0-1 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
5/15/2010 COL @ DC W 1-0 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/5/2010 LA @ COL L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/1/2010 COL @ SJ L 0-1 Subbed On 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/24/2010 COL @ NE W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/18/2010 TOR @ COL W 1-3 Subbed On 22 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0
4/10/2010 COL @ KC L 0-1 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/27/2010 RSL @ SJ L 3-0 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 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