Hoffman with the Galaxy in July 2013
|Full name||Jon Chandler Hoffman|
|Date of birth||August 17, 1990|
|Place of birth||Birmingham, Alabama, United States|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|2009||Panama City Pirates||7||(0)|
|2010–2011||Orange County Blue Star||25||(15)|
|2012||→ Harrisburg City Islanders (loan)||2||(0)|
|2014||→ LA Galaxy II (loan)||17||(13)|
|2015||→ Colorado Springs Switchbacks (loan)||10||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 21, 2019|
College and amateur
After leading Oak Mountain High School to two state championships (2007, 2008), Hoffman played college soccer at UCLA between 2009 and 2011. During his time at UCLA, Hoffman was a Hermann Trophy semifinalist, NSCAA Third-team All-American, First-team NSCAA All-Far West selection, First-team All-Pac-12 honoree, Second-team CoSIDA Academic All-American, First-team Academic All-District and Pac-12 All-Academic.
After his junior season at UCLA, Hoffman was offered a Generation Adidas contract by Major League Soccer which he accepted. He attended the MLS Player Combine, January 6–10, 2012 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He then headed to Kansas City, Missouri for the 2012 MLS SuperDraft where he was selected in the 1st Round (13th overall pick) by Philadelphia Union, becoming the first player from Alabama ever selected in the 1st Round of the MLS SuperDraft.
Hoffman scored the game-winning goal in a friendly on May 9, 2012 vs. the popular European club, FC Schalke 04.
|Panama City Pirates||2009||PDL||7||0||–||–||–||7||0|
|Orange County Blue Star||2010||PDL||12||2||–||–||–||12||2|
|Harrisburg City Islanders (loan)||2012||USL Pro||2||0||0||0||0||0||–||2||0|
|LA Galaxy II (loan)||2014||USL Pro||17||13||2||1||0||0||–||19||14|
|Colorado Springs Switchbacks (loan)||2015||USL||10||4||2||0||0||0||–||12||4|
|Birmingham Legion||2019||USL Championship||17||4||0||0||2||1||–||19||5|
- All appearances in the USL Cup Playoffs
- Pac-12 Conference:
- First-team: 2010, 2011
- NSCAA Far West Region:
- First-team: 2011
- NCAA All-American:
- Third-team: 2011
- Soccer America All-American:
- First-team: 2011
- College Soccer News All-American:
- Second-team: 2011
- USL Premier Development League:
- All League First Team: 2011
- All Western Conference Team: 2011
- USL Pro:
- All League First Team: 2014, 2017
- "Chandler Hoffman Profile - UCLA Official Athletic Site - UCLA Bruins Official Athletic Site | UCLABruins.com". uclabruins.com. Retrieved 2014-05-02.
- "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-04-09. Retrieved 2014-04-08.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "2010 Orange County Blue Star statistics". PDL.USLSoccer.com. Premier Development League. Archived from the original on May 3, 2014. Retrieved May 2, 2014.
- "2011 Orange County Blue Star statistics". PDL.USLSoccer.com. Premier Development League. Archived from the original on May 3, 2014. Retrieved May 2, 2014.
- "Oak Mountain alum Chandler Hoffman, first soccer player from Alabama drafted by MLS, thought he may have been picked in top 10". al.com. Retrieved 2012-04-02.
- Jasner, Andy. "Rookie Hoffman's Union debut "something special"". Philadelphia Union. Retrieved 2012-04-01.
- "Antoine Hoppenot and Chandler Hoffman join the City Islanders for weekend trip". blog.pennlive.com. Retrieved 2014-05-02.
- "Recap: Hoffman's late winner gives Union 2-1 win vs. Schalke 04 | Philadelphia Union". philadelphiaunion.com. Retrieved 2014-05-02.
- "LA Galaxy acquire forward Chandler Hoffman". 1 March 2013.
- "Houston Dynamo select Chandler Hoffman, Nathan Sturgis in Stage Two of MLS Re-Entry Draft". Houston Dynamo. Retrieved 19 December 2014.
- "Houston Dynamo sign forward Chandler Hoffman". Houston Dynamo. Retrieved 26 December 2014.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-05-07. Retrieved 2016-04-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- Staff, USLSoccer.com (11 November 2016). "Louisville Announces Return of 11 Players for 2017".
- "Monarchs Sign Chandler Hoffman, Daniel Haber and Chase Minter". 17 November 2016.
- Chandler Hoffman at Major League Soccer
- Chandler Hoffman at Soccerway