Chris Agorsor

Chris Agorsor
Chris Agorsor
Chris Agorsor
Real Name: Chris Agorsor
HT: 5' 9" WT: 145
Age: 30 (09/09/1990)
Birthplace: Severn, MD

RSL: Signed to roster on July 21, 2011
PHI: Philadelphia Union acquired MLS rights in special player lottery February 14, 2011

MLS Career
2011 (PHI): Scored two goals, including the game-winner, in a preseason match against Greek Third Division side Hersonissos F.C. on 3/03 … Played full 90 minutes and tallied the Union’s first ever MLS Reserve League goal on 4/10 v. NY, helping the Union Reserve side to a 2-1 win … Also played all 90 minutes for the Union Reserves on 5/16 v. DC (0-1 L), 5/29 v. TOR (0-0 T) … Was waived by Philadelphia on 6/02 and joined RSL camp as a trialist in late June.

Made 20 appearances across two seasons at the University of Virginia, although both years with the Cavaliers ended prematurely due to injury … 2008: Appeared in seven games as a freshman in Charlottesville, starting five, before suffering a season-ending knee injury on 9/23 vs. Central Connecticut State … Tallied four goals, including one game-winner … Started his collegiate career off with a bang, scoring in three straight games against SMU (8/31), George Mason (9/05), and Hofstra (9/07) … Had final goal of the season vs. NC State (9/19) … 2009: Appeared in 13 games as a sophomore, starting in 10, before his season ended due to an ankle injury … Scored two goals and added two assists en route to the Cavs winning the NCAA College Cup, although the ankle injury prevented him from participating in the postseason … Scored game-winner against VCU on 9/29.

Youth Career
U.S. Youth National Teams: Was a member of the player pools for the U.S. Under-20, Under-18 & Under-16 Men’s National Teams … Called into the USA’s U-18 side for the Limoges Tournament in France in Oct. 2007, playing in all three contests at the prestigious youth tournament … Earned a last-second call-up to the U.S. U-20s for a trip to England in May 2008, making the most of the opportunity by scoring a goal in the USA’s 2-0 win over the Boltom Wanderers Reserves and also impressing during an exhibition against the Manchester United Reserves … Club Career: Played club soccer for the Baltimore Bays from 2006-09 … Helped the Bays win numerous crowns, including the 2006 U.S. Youth Soccer U-16 National Championship, the 2008 U.S. Soccer Development Academy U-17/18 National Championship, and the 2009 U.S. Youth Soccer Region I title … Enjoyed an accolade-filled 2008 campaign after being named the Gatorade National Player of the Year, the U.S. Soccer Development Academy U-17/18 Player of the Year & U-17/18 First-Team member, the NSCAA Player of the Year and Baltimore Sun’s Male Athlete of the Year … High School: Played three years of high school ball for McDonogh School in Owings Mills, MD, helping the squad to the 2008 Maryland Athletic Interscholastic Association ‘A’ Conference championship.

Born on September 1, 1990 in Severn, Maryland … Following his two injury-riddled seasons at the University of Virginia, spent time trialing in Europe, including training stints with English Premier League power Manchester United and Portuguese First Division side CD Nacional … Combined his junior and senior years at McDonogh School in order to accelerate his soccer career … While he has suited up for the United States at youth international levels, Agorsor is also eligible to switch his national team allegiance to Ghana.

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