Player Details

Name

Malte Amundsen

Height

5' 10"

Weight

179 lbs

Date of Birth

2.11.1998 (24)

Position

Defender

Position Detail

Full Back

Preferred Side

Left

Footedness

Left

Roster Category

Senior
Career Summary

CAREER

2021: Amundsen officially joined New York City Football Club in February 2021. The Dane rotated left-back duties with Gudi Thórarinsson and that saw him start 14 games and make 32 appearances during the regular season. He played three of the Club's four playoff games as NYCFC won their first ever MLS Cup.

2020: After making his debut for Rosenborg in the domestic cup, the Dane then joined German club Eintracht Braunschweig on loan before returning to his homeland with Vejle where he helped guide the side back to the Danish Superliga for the 2020-2021 season. Amundsen played in Vejle’s first 14 matches this campaign, scoring one goal, before completing his transfer to New York City.

2018: Malte's performances in Denmark caught the eye of Norwegian champions Rosenborg BK who signed him as a 19-year-old in 2018.

2016: The 23-year-old defender has appeared in over 100 professional matches since making his debut for HB Køge as a 17-year-old. He featured for Køge during a preseason friendly against NYCFC in 2016.

Youth: Amundsen represented Denmark across multiple youth international age groups including in the UEFA Euro U-19 Championship qualifiers.

MLS All-Star Game

MLS All-Star Game

MLS All-Stars to face the LIGA MX All-Stars in the 2022 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target on August 10