Player Details

Name

Leo Fernandes

Height

6' 1"

Weight

165 lbs

Date of Birth

12.23.1991 (30)

Birthplace

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Winger

Preferred Side

Left
Career Summary

Out of contract following 2016 season.

The Brazilian-born, Long Island-raised midfielder returns to the Union after a year on loan in the NASL. In his third year in the league, he will hope to use his success in the NASL as a platform tohave his first season where he crosses the 1,000 minute mark.

OUTSIDE MLS: Fernandes won the 2015 NASL young player of the year award, shining on loan for the New York Cosmos.

COLLEGE: Fernandes led Stony Brook in scoring with nine goals and seven assists for 20 points in 2011 and  was named the America East Midfielder of the Year, first-team All-America East and first-team NSCAA All-Northeast Region.

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