Sam Cronin

Sam Cronin
Sam Cronin
Sam Cronin
Real Name: Sam Cronin
HT: 5' 10" WT: 165
Age: 30 (12/12/1986)
Birthplace: Atlanta, GA
Hometown: Winston-Salem, NC

HOW ACQUIRED: Waived by Colorado on March 31, 2017 and immediately picked up by Minnesota United FC.


Cronin is a veteran holding midfielder in MLS. Having played for three teams in the league, he's a steady presence in the middle of the park and tends to do the dirty work for his team. In 2016 he enjoyed a career year, helping the Rapids set defensive records.

INTERNATIONAL: Played two games for the US national team in 2009, including one game at the CONCACAF Gold Cup, and was called up to the annual January training camp in 2011.

COLLEGE: Played collegiately at Wake Forest University, was an NSCAA All-American and a finalist for the Hermann trophy his senior season.

NOTES: Won the Supporters' Shield with San Jose in 2012.

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Career Statistics (Regular Season)
2017Minnesota United1111097714110010
2017Colorado Rapids3302620205020
2016Colorado Rapids333312924327854060
2015Colorado Rapids262412143018238091
2014San Jose Earthquakes313022627026636150
2013San Jose Earthquakes343422971428748040
2012San Jose Earthquakes313012578625337030
2011San Jose Earthquakes272201903221229061
2010San Jose Earthquakes17160140105117021
2010Toronto FC6403531312000
2009Toronto FC272612363413212120
Career Totals-24623382050221172332882403
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