Player Details

Name

George Acosta

Pronunciation

george ah-cos-ta

Height

5' 9"

Weight

146 lbs

Date of Birth

1.19.2000 (21)

Birthplace

Miami, FL USA

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Attacking Midfielder

Preferred Side

Centre

Footedness

Right

Roster Category

Supplemental Slots 29-30

Player Status

Loaned Out
2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season

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Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on September 20, 2019.

Acosta is a young attacking midfielder who will look to grow as a pro with Miami in 2021.

INTERNATIONAL: Acosta has been a regular for the U.S. Youth National Teams since the U-14 levels. He participated in the Montaigu Tournament in France with the U-16s, scoring six goals, the most in the tournament, that helped the U.S. lift the trophy for the first time since 1992. With the U-17s, Acosta competed in the 2017 FIFA World Cup in India, making two appearances and scoring one goal. Since then, Acosta has continued representing his country consistently climbing the ranks at the youth levels. He earned his first training camp appearances for the U-20s in July 2018 and participated in the U-20 Men’s Invitational tournament at IMG Academy against Jamaica and Venezuela in September of that same year. Recently, in June, Acosta was called up for the U-23 Men’s National Team training camp in Utah by Head Coach Jason Kreis.

OUTSIDE MLS: Acosta’s competitive career began with local youth soccer club Weston FC. He joined the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. in 2015, and a year later signed with USL side North Carolina FC in 2016. He recently joined Austin Bold FC in August 2019, where he remained until Inter Miami’s pre-season started.

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