Eriq Zavaleta

Eriq Zavaleta
Eriq Zavaleta
Eriq Zavaleta
Real Name: Eriq Zavaleta
HT: 6' 1" WT: 185
Age: 28 (08/02/1992)
Birthplace: Westfield, IN
Hometown: Westfield, Ind.

HOW ACQUIRED: Trade with Seattle Sounders FC on January 26, 2015. Re-signed on Jan. 23, 2018.

Zavaleta begins his eighth season in the league. The veteran provided depth at center back and was a key piece in TFC's treble-winning season in 2016.

COLLEGE: Zavaleta played for Indiana University. In 2012, he was a unanimous selection as Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year and First Team All-Big Ten selection. He had the NCAA championship clinching assist and was College Soccer News first team All-American, NSCAA third-team All-American, Soccer America MVP first team, and Chicagoland Soccer News Player of the Year. Named Big Ten Freshman of the Year, selected to the All-Big Ten first team and Big Ten All-Freshman team. College Soccer News All-Freshman first team, Soccer America All-Freshman first team, and NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region first team.

INTERNATIONAL: Zavaleta spent his sophomore and junior years as a member of the U.S. Soccer U-17 National Team Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla. He helped the U.S. advance to the round of 16 at the 2009 U-17 World Cup and won the Copa Macae in Brazil with the U-17s. He has also been a member of the U.S. U-20 Men's National Team pool. He is eligible to play for El Salvador via his father Carlos, who represented los Cuscatlecos internationally.

NOTES: Selected 10th overall by Seattle Sounders FC.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2020Toronto FC5302820000000
2019Toronto FC16110101505112021
2018Toronto FC21160148804015040
2017Toronto FC29271235604227040
2016Toronto FC1514012771417120
2015Toronto FC18111105406210010
2014Chivas USA17150132302114010
2013Seattle Sounders FC500310210100
Career Totals-12697288261278852141
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