Fatai Alashe

Fatai Alashe
Fatai Alashe
Fatai Alashe
Real Name: Fatai Alashe
HT: 6' 0" WT: 170
Pronunciation: fuh-TIE uh-LAH-shay
Age: 26 (10/21/1993)
Birthplace: Southfield, MI
Hometown: Northville, MI

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Cincinnati on August 17, 2020..

Alashe possesses many qualities typical of a modern defensive midfielder – he is strong in the tackle, can get the ball to his team's creators and is both athletic and durable. He will look to be a key building block for FC Cincinnati in their second MLS season.

INTERNATIONAL: Alashe was a regular for the US U-23 national team since his first first call-up in spring 2015. He was called into the combined senior and U-23 national team camp in January 2016, but had to withdraw due to injury.

COLLEGE: Scored 14 goals and tallied 15 assists in 85 appearances during his four years at Michigan State. Helped Michigan State reach the NCAA quarterfinals as a senior in 2014, defeating Oakland and Washington along the way. Earned NSCAA All-American Second Team and All-Midwest Region honors during his senior season.

NOTES: Scored the first ever MLS goal at Avaya Stadium in the 2015 campaign.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2020Columbus Crew SC6413030818010
2020FC Cincinnati300250002010
2019FC Cincinnati11414340859020
2018San Jose Earthquakes122035300010010
2017San Jose Earthquakes17130120106318160
2016San Jose Earthquakes282732335119941280
2015San Jose Earthquakes282722317219532451
Career Totals-1057776968360231207241
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