Player Details

Name

Russell Teibert

Height

5' 8"

Weight

152 lbs

Date of Birth

12.22.1992 (28)

Birthplace

Niagara Falls, ON Canada

Position

Forward

Position Detail

Winger

Preferred Side

Unknown

Roster Category

Senior

Player Category

Homegrown
2021 MLS Regular Season
2021 MLS Regular Season

Advertising

Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Homegrown Player on Mar. 17, 2011. Signed a three-year contract on Dec. 2, 2017. Signed new contract through 2023, with option for 2024 on July 18, 2020.

Teibert is a versatile midfielder who has become Vancouver's longest-tenured player. Capable of setting up teammates on the wing, delivering on set pieces, and playing a two-way role in midfield, he eclipsed Jordan Harvey's club MLS record of 179 matches played and set a new 'Caps single-season record for passing accuracy with 88.98 percent in 2020.

INTERNATIONAL: Teibert was a Canadian youth international before making his senior team debut in 2012. He played in the 2013, 2015 and 2019 editions of the Concacaf Gold Cup, and has played in 2018 World Cup qualifying, scoring his first goal at senior level in a World Cup qualifier against Dominica in 2015.

OUTSIDE MLS: Won the 2015 Amway Canadian Championship with Vancouver, the club's first Voyageurs Cup. He also played in the 2015-16 Concacaf Champions League group stage for the Whitecaps.

NOTES: Prior to focusing on soccer, Teibert played AAA minor hockey for the Niagara Falls Thunder.

Advertising

Advertising

Who ya got?!

Who ya got?!

Free to play. Easy to Play. Correctly predict the outcome in six matches and you could win the $50,000 jackpot!