CJ Sapong

CJ Sapong
CJ Sapong
CJ Sapong
Real Name: C.J. Sapong
HT: 6' 1" WT: 185
Age: 32 (12/27/1988)
Birthplace: Manassas, VA

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a free agent Feb. 10, 2021

A big personality with big-time talent, Sapong can play as a No. 9 or on the wing, and is able to control the offense with quality hold-up play in the attacking third. The MLS Rookie of the year with Sporting Kansas City in 2011, Sapong, who has 71 career regular season goals, will be a veteran presence who should push for minutes. 

INTERNATIONAL: Sapong was invited to the U.S. Men’s National Team’s 2012 January camp, culminating in caps during friendlies against Venezuela and Panama.

COLLEGE: Sapong was the first player at James Madison to win conference First-Team honors four times and the 2010 CAA  Player of the Year. Also a two-time NSCAA First Team All-South Atlantic Region selection (2009-10).

NOTES: Selected 10th overall in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2020Chicago Fire114247208310110
2019Chicago Fire322913255126227431330
2018Philadelphia Union3229423213532150930
2017Philadelphia Union333016279456734501030
2016Philadelphia Union31297253526022441710
2015Philadelphia Union2720918974442138920
2014Sporting Kansas City2072811014521410
2013Sporting Kansas City2516415512331339511
2012Sporting Kansas City31249221026124381620
2011Sporting Kansas City3422520965532530500
Career Totals-27621071192382545519536389171
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