Patrick Bunk-Andersen

Patrick Bunk-Andersen (born 13 January 1995) is a Danish footballer who plays as a defender for Toronto FC II in USL League One.[1]

Patrick Bunk-Andersen
Personal information
Date of birth (1995-01-13) 13 January 1995
Place of birth Copenhagen, Denmark
Height 188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Toronto FC II
Number 42
Youth career
Hvidovre IF
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2018 Clemson Tigers 82 (4)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2015 Hvidovre IF 0 (0)
2015 Skovshoved IF 0 (0)
2019– Toronto FC II 9 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 June 2019

Career

Youth, College and Amateur

Bunk-Anderson played for club Hvidovre IF in his home country of Denmark. After finishing secondary school in Denmark, Bunk-Anderson used a program that matches Scandinavian athletes with US Colleges to find Clemson University.[2] Bunk-Anderson would go on to make 82 appearances for the Tigers and score 4 goals in his four years at Clemson. In 2015, his freshman year, he was named to TopDrawerSoccer's all Freshman Team.[3] He was named captain of the squad in 2018.[2]

Professional

Bunk-Anderson was drafted in the third round, 64th overall, of the 2019 MLS SuperDraft by Toronto FC.[4] He was signed by Toronto FC II on March 13, 2019.[5] Bunk-Anderson made his debut for the club on April 5, 2019 when he started as a defender in a game against Orlando City B.[6]

Bunk-Anderson scored his first career professional goal on May 12, 2019 in a game against Tormenta FC.[7]

References

  1. "Denmark – P. Bunk-Andersen – Profile with news, career statistics and history – Soccerway". int.soccerway.com. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  2. day, Elaine (September 16, 2018). "Patrick Bunk-Andersen". clemsontigers.com. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  3. "Patrick Bunk-Andersen Bio". clemsontigers.com. Clemson University. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  4. "Toronto FC picks Clemson defender Patrick Bunk-Andersen". sportsnet.ca. Rogers Media. January 14, 2019. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  5. "TFC II Youngs Reds add four ahead of 2019 season". publicnow.com. Public Technologies Inc. March 13, 2019. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  6. "Orlando City B vs Toronto FC II". uslleagueone.com. USL League One. April 5, 2019. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  7. "South Georgia Tormenta FC vs Toronto FC II". uslleagueone.com. USL League One. May 12, 2019. Retrieved June 3, 2019.


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