Rodney Wallace

Rodney Wallace
Rodney Wallace
Rodney Wallace
Midfielder
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Real Name: Rodney Wallace
HT: 6' 0" WT: 155
Age: 30 (06/17/1988)
Birthplace: San Jose, Costa Rica
Hometown: Rockville, MD

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed on Feb. 15, 2017, after they acquired his right of first refusal from the Portland timbers in exchange for $75,000 of General Allocation Money and $50,000 of Targeted Allocation Money.

A winger that is just as capable scoring goals as he is setting them up, Wallace returned to MLS in 2017 after a season in Portugal and Brazil. He made 23 starts in his inaugural campaign with NYCFC, which included four goals and six assists. He should have a big role in the club's attack again this year.

OUTSIDE MLS: Spent the three months of 2016 with Portuguese first-division side Arouca, where he made two league appearances before being sold to Brazil's Sport Recife. Made 24 league appearances and scored four goals for the Brazilian side before rescinding his contract by mutual termination in February 2017.

INTERNATIONAL: Wallace has represented Costa Rica 24 times since beginning his international career in 2011. He has scored three goals for the Ticos, including a crucial one in the semifinal of the 2013 Copa Centroamericana, which they would go on to win.

COLLEGE: Enjoyed a standout collegiate career at the Uni­versity of Maryland, leading the Terrapins to the 2008 NCAA national championship. Started all 46 games he played in over two seasons at Maryland (2007-08), recording 10 goals and four assists in the process.

NOTES: Taken 6th overall in the 2009 MLS SuperDraft.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2018New York City FC1891818120416820
2017New York City FC2623419356521946660
2015Portland Timbers32231197874012371130
2014Portland Timbers1712510581241125620
2013Portland Timbers27217197264918351130
2012Portland Timbers191411224125923130
2011Portland Timbers252221973219629260
2010D.C. United1111092424111020
2009D.C. United2825322653291152680
Career Totals-2031602414147292629127451350
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