Player Details


Jason Johnson


6' 0"


181 lbs

Date of Birth

10.9.1990 (32)


Happy News, Jamaica



Position Detail


Preferred Side



Career Summary

ACQUIRED: Traded from Houston on April 13, 2015.

2015 MLS: Did not appear for Houston before being traded to Chicago on April 13.

2014 MLS: Appeared in eight MLS games … Loan: Loaned to Pittsburgh Riverhounds of USL PRO, appeared in 12 games and scored one goal and added one assist … Made 2014 MLS debut as a substitute at San Jose on 5/25 … Loaned to Pittsburgh Riverhounds of USL PRO on March 24 … Open Cup: Entered as substitute for final 15 minutes in 1-0 victory over Laredo Heat on 6/11 … Played final 97 minutes of 3-2 extra time loss in round of 16 vs. FC Dallas on 6/24.

2013 MLS: Selected by Houston with No. 13 pick in 2013 SuperDraft … Scored first MLS goal against New York Red Bulls on 9/8; received chipped ball from Alexander López and finished with left foot in 18th minute … Started two consecutive games: at Columbus Crew (9/4) and vs. New York Red Bulls (9/8) … Entered as a substitute in three straight games: vs. Chicago Fire (7/27), vs. Columbus Crew (8/3) and at Real Salt Lake (8/10) … Made first MLS start in 1-1 draw at Columbus Crew on 6/1 … Made MLS debut in 4-0 win at D.C. United on 5/8 … 2013-14 CONCACAF Champions League: Played 90 minutes, scored goal vs. W Connection on 9/25 … Started, played 86 minutes in opening group stage match at W Connection on 8/20 … Started, played 67 minutes vs. Árabe Unido on 8/27 … Open Cup: Played 90 minutes in 3-0 loss at FC Dallas on 6/12 ... Played 90 minutes in 2-0 win vs. FC Tucson on 5/29 … 2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League: Made Dynamo debut in four minute substitute appearance at Santos Laguna on 3/13 in second leg of CCL quarterfinals

INTERNATIONAL: 3 caps for Jamaica … Made full international debut for Jamaica on Feb. 10, 2010 against Argentina … Played in two friendlies against Trinidad & Tobago in November 2013 … Member of Jamaica squad for Olympic qualifying in 2012.

COLLEGE: Played three years at Virginia Commonwealth University … Tallied 28 goals and 10 assists in 60 appearances (45 starts) … 2012: Atlantic 10 Conference Offensive Player of the Year after tallying 13 goals with six assists … Earned NSCAA Mid-Atlantic All-Region first team and first team All-Atlantic 10 … 2011: Scored 11 goals and was named NSCAA Mid-Atlantic All-Region third team … All-CAA second team … 2010: Named All-CAA third team after tallying four goals and three assists as a freshman.

YOUTH: Scored 20 goals in 2009 for Manchester High School and lead team to 2009 daCosta Cup final.