Justin Meram

Justin Meram
Justin Meram
Justin Meram
Midfielder
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Real Name: Justin Meram
HT: 6' 1" WT: 165
Age: 29 (12/04/1988)
Birthplace: Shelby Township, MI

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Orlando on Aug. 3, 2018.

PRONUNCIATION: MAIR-ahm

After scoring five goals in his first three MLS seasons, Meram had a breakout 2014 season when he registered eight goals and four assists. The Iraq international generally plays on the left wing, cutting onto his right foot and pinpointing shots into the back of the net.

INTERNATIONAL: Meram has earned 26 caps with the Iraq National Team, making his debut in the 2014 Gulf Cup of Nations’ opening match against Kuwait on November 14. The midfielder scored his first goal with the Lions of Mesopotamia during a 5-1 home victory over Chinese Taipei in a 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier on September 3, 2015, converting a penalty kick in the first minute of second-half stoppage time.

COLLEGE: Meram split his college career between Michigan (2009 - 2010) and Yavapai College (2007 - 2008). He started 40 of 41 matches played while at Michigan scoring 24 goals and recording 14 assists. 

NOTES: Briefly played for Michigan football for two seasons as a kicker...Scored fastest goal in MLS Cup playoff history...No. 15 overall pick in 2011 SuperDraft.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018Columbus Crew SC86153511443700
2018Orlando City SC17141127234111131000
2017Columbus Crew SC343213258876128271460
2016Columbus Crew SC333152605137627211330
2015Columbus Crew SC3128622305752727730
2014Columbus Crew3219816834522127120
2013Columbus Crew1991781121613410
2012Columbus Crew221149601271022130
2011Columbus Crew17405152928520
Career Totals-21315439131693737613616162200
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