Kyle Bjornethun

Kyle Timothy Bjornethun (born March 15, 1995) is an American soccer player who plays for Phoenix Rising FC on loan from FC Tucson in USL League One.

Kyle Bjornethun
Personal information
Full name Kyle Timothy Bjornethun
Date of birth (1995-03-15) March 15, 1995
Place of birth Snohomish, Washington, United States
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Phoenix Rising FC
(on loan from FC Tucson)
Number 32
Youth career
2011–2012 Seattle Sounders FC
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2016 Seattle Redhawks 85 (9)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014 Seattle Sounders FC U-23 1 (0)
2015 Puget Sound Gunners 2 (0)
2016 Seattle Sounders FC U-23 12 (0)
2017 Portland Timbers 2 26 (0)
2018 Toronto FC II 26 (0)
2019– FC Tucson 8 (0)
2019–Phoenix Rising FC (loan) 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 21, 2019

Career

Amateur and college

Bjornethun spent four years playing college soccer at Seattle University between 2013 and 2016.[1]

Cicerone also appeared for USL PDL sides Seattle Sounders FC U-23 and Puget Sound Gunners.[2][3]

Professional

On January 17, 2017, Bjornethun was selected in the fourth round, with the final pick of the draft (88th overall), of the 2017 MLS SuperDraft by Seattle Sounders FC.[4] However, he instead signed for United Soccer League side Portland Timbers 2.[5][6] Bjornethun made his USL an Portland Timbers 2 debut on March 25, 2017 against Real Monarchs.

Career statistics

As of May 20, 2018
Club League Season League Playoffs Canadian Championship Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Toronto FC II USL 2018 80000080
Total 80000080
Career Total 80000080

References

  1. "Kyle Bjornethun Bio". Goseattleu.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  2. "Kyle Bjornethun". Uslpdl.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  3. "Player Stats". Uslpdl.com. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  4. "Seattle Sounders select three players in Rounds 3 and 4 of 2017 MLS SuperDraft | Seattle Sounders FC". Soundersfc.com. 2017-01-17. Retrieved 2017-03-27.
  5. "Kyle Bjornethun | Portland Timbers". Timbers.com. 1995-03-16. Retrieved 2017-03-27.
  6. "Bijev At Forefront as T2 Reveals Squad". Uslsoccer.com. 17 March 2017. Retrieved 26 March 2017.


This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.