|Full name||Russell Canouse|
|Date of birth||June 11, 1995|
|Place of birth||Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2009–2010||New York Red Bulls|
|2011–2013||TSG 1899 Hoffenheim|
|2013–2016||TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II||51||(1)|
|2016–2017||TSG 1899 Hoffenheim||1||(0)|
|2016–2017||→ VfL Bochum (loan)||20||(1)|
|2013–2015||United States U20||15||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 8, 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of May 24, 2017
Canouse joined the New York Red Bulls youth academy as a teenager, before moving to Germany to pursue professional opportunities there. He made his debut for German team TSG 1899 Hoffenheim first-team on March 12, 2016, coming-on as a substitute in a Bundesliga game against VfL Wolfsburg. Canouse spent the 2016–17 season on loan at VfL Bochum.
Canouse joined D.C. United of Major League Soccer in August 2017. He built a great relationship with Patrick Mullins and provided him an assist against New York Red Bulls on September 27, 2017. Russell is a notable player of DC United for his great teamwork and playing.
On October 13, 2018, Canouse scored his first D.C United goal in the 86th minute against FC Dallas in a 1-0 win, putting DC above the playoff line.
On July 27, 2019, Canouse got injured with a Collapsed lung, and was expected to be out for 3–6 weeks. After out for over a month, he came back from injury, starting against the Montreal Impact on August 31, 2019. He played as a Right-back during the game, a position not familiar to Canouse, but he performed well and helped DC win 3-0 over Montreal.
Canouse played with the U.S. national under-20 team. He captained the side at the 2015 CONCACAF under-20 Championship. He was then named to the U.S. roster for the under-20 World Cup, but had to withdraw due to injury. On January 8, 2018, Canouse received a call-up for the United States men's national soccer team for a friendly against Bosnia and Herzegovina.
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Total|
|2013–14||TSG 1899 Hoffenheim II||Regionalliga Südwest||0||0||—||—||0||0|
|2015–16||TSG 1899 Hoffenheim||Bundesliga||1||0||0||0||—||1||0|
|2016–17||VfL Bochum||2. Bundesliga||20||1||0||0||—||20||1|
|United States||League||Open Cup||MLS Cup||Total|
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- Becherano, Lizzy (August 31, 2019). "Ola Kamara sparks first half blitz as D.C. United downs Montreal Impact 3-0". Black & Red United. Retrieved September 2, 2019.
- "Sarachan Calls 30 Player Roster to National Training Center for 2018 January Camp". ussoccer.com. United States Soccer Federation. January 8, 2018. Retrieved January 8, 2018.
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