Jesus Ferreira

Jesus Ferreira
Jesus Ferreira
Jesus Ferreira
Forward
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Real Name: Jesus Ferreira
HT: 5' 8" WT: 140
Homegrown Player
Age: 18 (12/24/2000)
Birthplace: Santa Marta, Colombia
Hometown: McKinney, Texas

Acquired

FC Dallas signed its 16th Homegrown Player on Nov. 17, 2016.

Professional

2018: Made 14 appearances on loan to Tulsa Roughnecks FC, scoring six goals and making one assist…Scored his first professional hat trick while on loan with the Tulsa Roughnecks vs. Seattle Sounders II on Sept. 5…Was one of six Homegrowns to share the pitch against Chicago Fire, an MLS record…Made the FCD 18-man squad four times in 2018…Made a substitute appearance for FCD vs. Chicago Fire on July 14…2017: Scored and assisted on a goal in a pair of friendlies against Argentina’s River Plate during the preseason… Made his MLS debut on June 3 vs Real Salt Lake at 16 years and 161 days old and scored his first goal in the 89th minute… Became the youngest in club history to make an appearance and second youngest in the MLS to score a goal.

FC Dallas Academy

Ferreira was part of the Under-16 FC Dallas Academy team that won the 2015-16 U.S. Soccer Development Academy Championship after going 23-2-0 during the regular season… since joining the Academy in 2013, Ferreira has scored 48 times in 50 starts… In the Generation adidas Cup in Kansas City, Ferreira netted 10 goals in three matches as the FC Dallas U-18 team went 3-0-0 with a goal differential of plus-13… Ferreira led the academy to its first victory in an international tournament... Ferreira scored three goals as the team took down Leicester City and Aspire Academy to win the Tri-Series Tournament in Qatar. 

Personal

Ferreira’s favorite movie is Avatar… He likes to listen to rap, hip-hop and Spanish music… His father, David Ferreira, used to play for FC Dallas from 2009-2013… He admires his father… His favorite team is his father’s team, America de Calí… He likes to eat rice with chicken.


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2019FC Dallas151241071221810120
2018FC Dallas10030200000
2017FC Dallas101190110000
Career Totals-171251093224910120
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